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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

Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

"Will no-one shed a tear for the American Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis, destined to be wiped out in the next ten years by DEFRA marksmen? Granted that it has annoyed the Spanish by mating with the native White-headed Duck, and is supposedly threatening its genetic survival, but the Ruddy Duck has certainly pleased plenty of British birdwatchers."

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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