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Reserve Focus - Derbyshire Dales National Nature Reserve

By - Bob Gibbons

Between Buxton and Bakewell, in the Peak District National Park, lies an area of wonderful upland limestone scenery, known collectively as the White Peak. The area is seamed with limestone gorges or dales, some dry and some with rivers, and five of the best of these dales are protected as the Derbyshire Dales NNR - Lathkill, Cressbrook, Monks, biggin and Long/Gratton dales.

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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