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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 27.2 December 2015

Why must your garden go?

By - Peter Marren

With the Natural History Museum’s Wildlife Garden under threat, the author makes a plea for its preservation.

In a corner of the grounds of London’s Natural History Museum is a wildlife garden. You may not notice it, unless you step outside for a break, and it has to be said that the museum does not draw much attention to this precious asset. But, once you locate the entrance, by a statue of Alfred Russel Wallace, you can spend a happy hour there watching dragonflies and other small life around the remarkably clear pond, bee orchids on a re-created miniature down, and butterflies in the tiny meadow with its rustic gates. 

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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