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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 04.1 October 1992

lmpact of Low Flows on Chalk Streams and Water Meadows

By - Anne Mantle, Gary Mantle

In their heyday, Britain's chalk streams must have been a spectacular sight. The unique combination of geology, climate and human management led to an abundant and diverse flora and fauna of great beauty. The game and coarse fishing was considered by many to be the best in the world. The water meadows and countryside through which the chalk streams flowed were a fascination to naturalists, and the whole river corridor was rich in wildlife.

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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