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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 08.5 June 1997

A downland tale of conservation versus super subsidies

By - Tony Whitbread

Discussion has now turned towards a positive environmental agenda. Instead of bemoaning loss, the trend is to promote long - and short-term targets for environmental enhancement - biodiversity targets. To do this, mechanisms must be found to protect what remains and to put in place schemes for expansion. This has been given added impetus by the signing of the Convention on Biological Diversity and the publication of Biodiversity: The UK Strategy.

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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