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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 07.6 August 1996

Canals – Wildlife Value and Restoration Issues

By - Jonathan Briggs

Nature conservation issues on canals can be complex and controversial. The popular canal magazines almost invariably contain an editorial or news item grumbling about the activities of nature conservationists. These complaints, which arise partly from high-profile boating and wildlife conflicts and partly from a poor understanding of nature conservation needs, have persisted for many years.

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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