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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

"The 18th-century French philosopher Rousseau taught that closeness to nature makes a man virtuous and wise. His theory was that the further mankind departs from the 'primitive state', the more selfish and egotistical he becomes. Disciples of Rousseau are quite hard to find these days, which is a shame, because they sound ideal for the Government's 'beacons of environmental excellence', the exciting new 'eco-towns'."

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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