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Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Reserve Focus - Gait Barrows National Nature Reserve, Cumbria

By - Bob Gibbons

Gair Barrows NNR, lying in the limestone area just south-east of the Lake District, protects some of the finest lowland limestone pavement in Britain, together with some excellent examples of marl lakes, limestone woodland, and pasture. Collectively, it is one of the finest reserves of north-west England, with many features of national importance. It covers a total of 106ha.

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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