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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

Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

"As autumn gilds the drowsy oaks and garlands the hedgerow with ripening haws, so our thoughts turn naturally to stuffing ourselves. Over the years I have taken a personal interest in sampling as many wild nuts, berries and fungi as possible, partly in a spirit of scientific inquiry, but mostly out of natural greed. Now, this quest of mine seems to be cataching on, with fatal results in one or two cases."

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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