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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 28.1 October 2016

Uncertain times – nature conservation in the UK after ‘Brexit'

By - Miles King

The referendum on the EU in June caused a major shockwave in the political world, but it will also have a big impact on the countryside and its wildlife. Here the author looks at what the future might hold.

This article gives a personal views on what the result of the European Union referendum may mean for nature in the UK. With such a huge topic to consider, the article focuses on some key areas, including the 'nature directives' and the Common Agricultural Policy, and what a future farm-support scheme may look like. 

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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