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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 24.2 December 2012

What have we learnt from 50 years of biological recording?

By - Helen E. Roy, David Roy, Chris D Preston

The publication of the Atlas of the British Flora 50 years ago (Perring & Walters 1962) marked the start of the modern era of biological recording. The Biological Records Centre will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2014. Since the 1960s, the aims and methods of recording have become more sophisticated as our environmental awareness has increased, and as recorders have taken advantage of the technological changes of the last two decades. 

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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