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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 02.6 August 1991

Identification - British Newts

By - Brian Banks

Look into a British pond on a springtime evening and it is likely that you will see at least one of our three British species of newt. The destruction of our wetlands, and the protected status of the Great Crested Newt, have led to an increased interest in surveying for these animals. This is a rewarding exercise as newts are colourful animals and their natural history is of great interest.

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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