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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 04.2 December 1992

The Red Squirrel in Jersey

By - Pat Morris

The Red Squirrel, Sciurus vulgaris, appears to have been introduced into Jersey towards the end of the 29th century. Some of the founders were from France, others may have come from England. The Jersey squirrels are particularly interesting because they form the most southerly population of this species in Britain and are now one of the few British populations that do not have to live in competition with the introduced Grey Squirrel, Sciurus carolinensis.

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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