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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 11.5 June 2000

British Bullfrogs?

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Another non-native species threatens to become naturalised in Britain, with the discovery of large numbers of North American Bullfrogs Rana catesbeiana at a site in East Sussex. This species has been widely introduced outside its natural range, and has been blamed for diminishing numbers of local amphibians and other wildlife. As it is a potentially damaging addition to our fauna, in this article we draw attention to the threat posed by this species, and outline measures being taken to attempt to eradicate the population.

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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