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

Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Michael McCarthy, The Independent

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Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist

Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

"I had hoped to be invited to the 'party to end all parties' at the Millennium Dome, heavily disguised as the sort of 'ordinary person' Mr Blair says he wishes to meet. But it now looks as though it is all off. A pair of Black Redstarts has settled down to build a nest on the construction site. Possibly they realised, in their instinctive, bird-brained way, that there was no likelihood of being disturbed."

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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