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Making a Garden Pond for Wildlife

By - Bob Gibbons

A pond is often the focal point of a wildlife garden. It is almost certainly the most important single element in attracting a range of wildlife, and worth having, even if you make no other concession to nature in your garden. However, although it is true to say that any patch of water will have some effect, there is no doubt that a well-designed, well-planted, well-managed pond will be of far greater value.

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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