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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

"The United Nations says we must change our eating habits. A report by its Rome-based Food and Agriculture Organisation claims that we are ignoring what is potentially the world's greatest food resource, namely insects. It shows us by way of various diagrams that bug-farming is much more energy efficient than growing wheat or raising cattle, and uses far less land. And the authors point out that, weight for weight, there is more protein in a dung beetle than in the finest steak."

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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