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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 12.1 October 2000

Planning for wildlife - an insider's guide

By - Mike Hetherington, David Jamieson

Planning decisions can have a significnat - and sometimes adverse - impact upon wildlife. All too often, 'the planners' are portrayed negatively in the environmental media as promoters of development and habitat destruction. Yet the need to protect the environment is one of the core aims of the UK planning system - a system that exists to reconcile, in a planned and transparent manner, the often conflicting forces of development and conservation.

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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