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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

Through a naturalist’s eyes

By - Robert Burton

"Compared with the effort put into feeding garden birds, the interest shown in mammals is second-rate. They are the 'poor man' taking crumbs from the 'rich man's table'; often only tolerated and sometimes actively discouraged. Yet what possibilities there are! The three Pine Martens on Lady McKissock's Highland birdtable illustrated in the Handbook of British Mammals may be unique, but foxes and Wood Mice can be seen visiting subirban birdtables.

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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