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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 08.6 August 1997

The Social Life of the Chough

By - Eric Bignal, Davy McCracken, Sue Bignal

The distinctive behaviour of the Chough, Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax, both when on the ground and in the air, its evocative call and its striking red beak and legs all contribute to a fascination that British naturalists have for this charismatic member of the crow family. Indeed, these wonderful birds have held us completely in their thrall over the many years we have been fortunate enough to study them.

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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