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Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

A month or two ago I was standing in a dark corridor in the bowels of the Natural History Museum, waiting to be interviewed for some job or other. It was a long and silent vigil, the public having deserted those parts for the more immediate pleasures of the clockwork roaring dinosaurs downstairs. I was alone, but for a large glass case of rather faded and moth-eaten kangaroos.

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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