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Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist

Reserve Focus - Thorne Moors National Nature Reserve

By - Peter Roworth

Thorne Moors National Nature Reserve is an area of almost 73ha (180 acres) owned and managed by the Nature Conservancy Council. It contains the best surviving example of a cut-over raised mire within the Thorne, Goole and Crowle Moors, which were once part of a huge wetland site of bog, fen and marsh known as the Humberhead Levels, situated around the head of the Humber.

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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