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Twitcher in the Swamp

By - Peter Marren

"I don't know about you, but normally I have a problem with February. It's a spiteful crab of a month, full of sullen refusals and unkept promises. It wears you down, then spits in your eye. However, this year was an exception. One grim grey winter's day I picked up my pen, and when I laid down again the sun was smiling in a blue sky, larks sang and yellow butterflies were chasing one another down the dappled hedgebanks. I didn't notice February at all. What was it like?"

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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