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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 26.1 October 2014

The benefits of pan-species listing

By - Graeme Lyons

Pan-species listing is the attempt to see as many UK species as possible. It is a growing pastime among naturalists and it can be a lot of fun, but there is a serious side to it as well.

It is October 23rd, 1988, and a 10-year-old boy jots down in a notebook the Goldeneye Bucephala clangula which he has seen at Blithfield Reservoir, in Staffordshire. It is the first sighting that he has ever recorded.

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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