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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 25.3 February 2014

Lowland oligotrophic lakes in England – an examination of these English rarities

By - Stewart J. Clarke

Lakes (waterbodies larger than 1ha) are some of the most iconic but, in conservation terms, overlooked habitats of the English landscape. Whilst other areas of the UK may have more lakes, England's varied geology supports a wide range of different types of lake, including a group of lakes that are very rare across the whole of Europe.

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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