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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 15.1 October 2003

Turning the tide for saltmarshes

By - Ray Tabor

There is no season when saltmarshes are not captivating in some way. In spring come the nodding pink heads of Thrift Armeria maritima; in summer the purple haze of Common Sea-lavender Limonium vulgare; in autumn the rich red of the glassworts Salicornia - locally called samphire; and in winter the evocative calls of wildfowl and waders that deepen the loneliness of the marshlands. 

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

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"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