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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 25.3 February 2014

Chalk streams and grazing Mute Swans

By - Kevin A. Wood, Richard A. Stillman, Francis Daunt, Matthew T. O'Hare

The chalk streams of southern and easten England, with their crystal-clear, gently flowing waters, are one of our most iconic ecosystems and famous for game-fishing. They are also among our most important wildlife habitats, with many designated as Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) and Special Areas of Conservation (SACs), owing to their abundant and diverse flora and fauna. 

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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