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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 25.2 December 2013

Are Eels a declining food source for Otters in Scotland?

By - Heather Beaton

In the UK in recent decades, the native Eurasian Otter Lutra lutra population has gone through considerable changes. From the severe declines in the 1960s to a recent recovery (Kruuk 2006), it appears that its status can be considered one of the successes of the British conservation movement. Recently, however, new information has come to light which suggests that the population may not be as safe as it is assumed to be. 

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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