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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 08.2 December 1996

The Field Cricket – Preventing Extinction

By - Mike Edwards, John M Patmore, David Sheppard

In many ways the story of the Field Cricket, Gryllus campestris, recovery programme is a microcosm of English Nature's Species Recovery Programme. The principle objective of the main Species Recovery Programme is to reverse the decline of populations of plants and animals that are currently under threat of extinction.

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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