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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 13.2 December 2001

The legacy and significance of The Life of the Robin by David Lack

By - Peter Lack

All the year around you can still see, and through most of the year as well, plenty of Robins Erithacus rubecula around Dartington Hall, near Totnes, in Devon. It is possible that those birds are the 40-50 times great grandchildren, probably mainly through the male line, of those which my father studied there in the 1930s.

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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