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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 06.6 August 1995

What Future for the Harvest Mouse

By - Martin Perrow, Adrian Jowitt

The popular image of the Harvest Mouse, Micromys minutus, is of a tiny, ginger and white rodent, its tail neatly coiled around an ear of corn. Such images on all manner of natural history gift items and television programmes have perpetuated an illusion of abundance and association with the agricultural environment.

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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