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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

"Interesting news from English Heritage where more than half of the historic places in their care could be put on the market. Soon you will be able to dip into your savings to buy Fountains Abbey, Silbury Hill or the White Horse of Uffington at attractive knock-down prices. This is the achievement of Jocelyn Stevens, a ferocious ex-newspaper man dubbed 'Piranha Teeth' by Private Eye, but apparently known by his cowed and terrified underlings as 'Terminator 3'."

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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