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Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist

Brock’s Defence – a brief examination of the law relating to Badgers

By - D K Clements

Two new Acts of Parliament relating to Badgers, Meles meles, were passed in 1991, one of which - The Badgres Act, 1991 - considerably alters the scope of protection for this oft-persecuted species. The purpose of this article is to provide a brief résumé of the legislation as it now stands in England, Scotland and Wales.

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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