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Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Letter from the far West Coast

By - Michael Viney

"On a February morning back in the mid-1980s, with a bitter east wind slicing down from the ridge, I discovered a man crouched above the ice-rimmed boulders of our hill stream, swirling water in a black wok, Yukon-style, to sort its sands and gravels. He was, indeed, panning for minerals, and, trowelling a sample into a numbered bag, affirmed that the stream was 'quite good on the heavies'."

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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