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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 13.4 April 2002

Water Voles in the Highlands An undiscovered refuge?

By - Rob Raynor

For many of us who enjoy walking and climbing in the Scottish Highliands, much of the pleasure gained from a long day on the hills comes not just from attaining the goal of reaching the summit(s), but also from the wildlife that may be encountered along the way. The sight of a Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos soaring over a distant ridge or the eerie call of a Black-throated  Diver Gavia arctica on a remote loch may add just that extra vital ingredient that makes for a 'perfect day'.

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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