Photo gallery: Smiling seals, fighting herons and a staring stoat, your amazing wildlife photos of 2014
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The region's wildlife wonders have been captured in a plethora of poses, and sent via our iWitness24 website, where we encourage you to take part.
In the first of a two-part special, here are some of the best photographs of animals and birds. Don't miss tomorrow's paper for part two: lovely landscapes.
To submit your pictures visit iwitness24.co.uk.