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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 09.4 April 1998

Magnesian Limestone Grassland and its conservation

By - John Drewett

The countryside between Nottingham and South Shields may not be the most dramatic or attractive in Britain, but it is the only place where it is possible to find Magnesian Limestone grassland. Even then, there is precious little of it left. According to English Nature, only a few hundred hectares survive in England.

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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