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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

"I have nothing to report this month. Nothing at all. For past weeks I have been turning away visitors in order to complete my new masterpiece on the Dark Ages. There is no botany in this masterpiece apart from the odd hoary apple tree or naked thorn. The only animal is a sparrow that briefly flies in and out of a winter hall, thus exemplufying the journey of the soul and the relative position of the known to the unknown."

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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