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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 03.1 October 1991

Marine Life in Scottish Sealochs

By - Sue Scott

Scotland's west coast is famous for its spectacular scenery. Steep-sided mountains plunge into sheltered sealochs penetrating deep inland: tongues of land alternating with tongues of sea. The unique shape of sealochs has a profound effect on the marine life which inhabits them. Many marine creatures are quite sensitive to environemental factors such as salinity, temperature, water movement and seabed type.

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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