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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 20.3 February 2009

The changing status of amphibians within Eppping Forest

By - Laurence Jarvis

The British Isles supports seven native species of amphibian. Of these, as a result of their restricted distributions, the Great Crested Newt Triturus cristatus and Natterjack Toad Epidalea (Bufocalamita are fully protected under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 and the European Habitats Directive 1992. 

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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