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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement"

Matthew Oates, National Trust

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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'm pleased the Archbishop managed to put in a word on behalf of the oil-stricken cormorants during the Thanksgiving Sevice for victory in the Gulf. When Stealth bombers and Scud missiles are forgotten, I fancy that 'the accusing glare in a cormorant's eye' will haunt us still. But, I suggest, it wasn't so much the bird's distressed state that was unsettling as the directness of its appeal."

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More from 'BW 2.5 - June 1991 '

"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