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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 08.4 April 1997

Pathetic Bundles of Feathers – Birds and Roads

By - Chris Mead

Few conflicts in the countryside are as obvious as the pathetic bundle of feathers on the road surface that results from the collision of a bird with a car. However, it is only recently that the consequences for whole populations of birds of such impacts have become clear. I have spent a third of a century working for the British Trust for Ornithology, and review this subject from a personal perspective.

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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