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Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist

Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

"Normally they start around New Year's Day, but this year we had a fortnight's grace. Today, though, as I drag my feet down the frozen land to post my letters, the Great Tits decide to break their long silence. They watch me narrowly as I trudge by. It's pretty clear they have been spying on me for some time. 'Pee-ter, Pee-ter, cheat-er, cheat-er' is the mocking chorus as I post my income tax."

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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