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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 01.6 August 1990

Habitat Change and Bird Populations

By - S P Carter

Habitats are always changing. Throughout Earth's history environments have slowly and inexorably evolved in successional sequences, accompanied by shifts in both the distribution and the abundance of the flora and fauna. Particular habitats, with their characteristic suite of plants and animals, are gradually succeeded by others which support a different range of species.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist