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Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Through a naturalist’s eyes

By - Robert Burton

"As well as being persecuted for their dense underfur, which made the best felt hats, beavers have long interested naturalists for their aquatic adaptations and unique behaviour of modifying their environment. There have, as usual, been some strange ideas. The Comte de Buffon, the 18th-century French naturalist and writer of the 36-volume Histoire Naturelle, asserted that ‘the Beaver has a scaly tail, because he eats fish’."

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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