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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 20.6 August 2009

Brown Galingale at Breamore Marsh

By - Clive Chatters

As August fades into September, the days shorten and the botanical season draws towards its close. At this back end of summer, I make my annual visit along Hampshire's Avon valley to Breamore Marsh. Here, I wade the ponds and hollows of the Marsh and pay my respects to one of Britain's rarest plants, the Brown Galingale Cyperus fuscus. 

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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