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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"

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"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist

Classic wildlife sites: The Torbay limestones

By - Andrew Byfield

In spite of centuries of changing agriculture, the south-east Devon coast offers the naturalist a wide array of exceptional wildlife sites. At the southernmost end, the high schistose headlands of Prawle and Start Points ultimately give way to the shingle and lagoons at Slapton. But for me, unquestionably the single most exciting group of botanical sites along this coast lies around Torbay. 

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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