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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 22.6 August 2011

Killer Shrimps in Britain: hype or horror? The facts about our latest invasive animal

By - Genevieve Madgwick, David C Aldridge

On 3rd September 2010, a fisherman at Grafham Water, Cambridgeshire, found a strange-looking shrimp on his waders. The Environment Agency (EA) team a Brampton, with help from Dirk Platvoet, a Dutch expert, soon confirmed its worst fears: the Killer Shrimp Dikerogammarus villosus had arrived in Britain (MacNeil et al. 2010). 

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

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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