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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 12.1 October 2000

The role of large grazing animals in nature conservation - a Dutch perspective

By - Hans Kampf

In prehistoric times, herds of wild herbivores roamed freely through Europe's forests. As they moved across the landscape they browsed and trampled back the dominant growth of trees, and their grazing kept clearings open, creating habitats, such as grasslands, where other species were able to flourish.

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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