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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 03.6 August 1992

Crotting and Bird Conservation on Coll and Tiree

By - David Stroud

Conservation and current farming methods are often perceived to be in conflict in Britain. However, bird studies on the Inner Hebridean islands of Coll and Tiree have shown that traditional forms of crofting and pastoral agriculture are the key to maintaining much of the international conservation importance of these Scottish Islands.

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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