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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 01.6 August 1990

Identification - Ferns of Woods and Moorland

By - Clive Jermy, Josephine Camus

There are 70 species of native ferns in the British Isles with some 30 hybrids between them. The diversity ranges from the large bracken, Pteridium, which can dominate vast tracts of hillside as grazing pressures decrease, through a wide range of rock-face or wall ferns, to the unique Pillwort, Pilularia globulifera, and the free-floating Water Fern, Azolla filiculoides.

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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