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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 03.4 April 1992

Identification - Cetaceans in British waters

By - Paul Vodden

This article should be seen as an extension of 'British Whales and Dolphins' by Vasili Papastavrou (British Wildlife 2:4) in which Vassili discussed the status, threats to and conservation problems of cetaceans. Identifying a cetacean in its natural habitat is made difficult by a number of factors. For one it is a bit like trying to assess the exact size of an iceberg: the vast majority of it is invisible under the water.

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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