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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 07.2 December 1995

A Natural Method of Conserving Biodiversity in Britain

By - A Whitbread, W Jenman

There is in Britain a long-standing view of what nature conservation is about. At its core is 'traditional' management - traditional agricultural and forestry practices as we percieve them now, perhaps decades after the actually ceased as part of the rural economy. The concept of 'stewardship' - looking after nature rather than allowing nature to look after itself - has been as impotant to conservationists as to conscientious landowners.

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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