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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 10.2 December 1998

Long-term Changes in Grazing in Sutton Park National Nature Reserve

By - John Box, Helena Bramwell

Surrounded by the suburbs of Walsall and Birmingham, Sutton Park is the only biological National Nature Reserve in Britain which lies completely within an urban area. Covering some 900ha, Sutton Park is part of a series of heathlands and acid woodlands extending from Staffordshire (Cannock Chase, Highgate Common, Kinver Edge, Hartlebury Common) to the remnants of the Forest of Arden in north Warwickshore and around Coventry.

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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