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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

Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

"My colleague John Bratton, whose book, excitingly entitled Invertebrates Other Than Insects, was reviewed in the December issue, has come up with a useful scheme to combat the epidemic of tree-planting that blights this unfortunate land. Called Conservationists Against Tree Planting, or CAT-P for short, it enables the right sort of person to wear a badge depicting a tabby cat with its leg cocked against a sapling. 'CAT-P is here to take the pith out of plantations', points out John."

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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