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Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

"Welcome to the real world, they tell me. Life will never be the same again, it is alleged. Yes, Twitcher has acquired a computer Gone are the hand-tooled Thesauri and reference books, cast aside and banished to a dark, spidery corner. In their place sits the Machine, with its tangle of cables, its modems and printers, and its glowing, malevolent 'window'. Facing the Machine is a horrid little swivel-seat, and a keyboard with buttons of strange command: Pg Up, Ins, Esc and End. I press 'End' but unfortunately nothing happens."

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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