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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 23.6 August 2012

Can the Harvest Mouse survive in a modern arable landscape? A Suffolk case study

By - Simone Bullion, Martha Meek

Harvest Mice Micromys minutus have always been associated with lowland arable landscapes, typically portrayed sitting on an ear of wheat. Their name relates to their abundance at harvest time, when they were frequently seen in large numbers as the crops were being cut. 

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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