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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 02.5 June 1991

The National Vegetation Classification

By - John RodwelI

Few countries have as long and rich a tradition of natural history as Britain. When it comes to cataloguing our plant life, for example, our network of flora recorders is without equal. Yet, there has been a curious reluctance among naturalists and conservationists to understanding the greenery of this country in terms of plant communities, recognisable types of vegetation with a species composition and range characteristsic of particular conditions.

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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