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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

"Can we still afford a national forest service? Older readers may recall that, back in 1994, the Government flirted with the idea of privatising the land administered on our behalf by the Forestry Commission. All the conservation bodies objected, saying, in effect, that it would harm the environment. A lone voice from the bushes whispered that that was unlikely because it was impossible to imagine worse harm to our forests than the FC had already inflicted. That voice was mine."

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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