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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

"In January, Mr Secretary Gummer took occasion of the launch of six new documents about sustainability to announce the merger of English Nature and the Countryside Commission, after a period of 'consultation'. No doubt the importance of the occasion demanded some gesture of action, somewhere, especially since the Prime Minister had decided to drop in on the party. The heritage agencies are always fair game for off-the-cuff decisions of this sort, especially as they rarely complain."

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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