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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 23.1 October 2011

Large house spiders in the British Isles: past, present and future

By - Geoff Oxford

For perfectly understandable reasons, species for which there are pressing conservation concerns are often the focus of research efforts, whereas abundant and widespread organisms tend to be neglected. These common species, however, can be equally rewarding to study by revealing facinating natural histories and shedding light on fundamental biologcal processes. 

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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