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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 09.5 June 1998

Changes in the Abundance of Invertebrates and Plants on British Farmland

By - Paul F Donald

There has been much concern in recent years that agricultural intensification has adversely affected the farmland environment. Severe and well-publicised declines in farmland bird populations have awakened strong public interest in what Dick Potts of The Game Conservancy Trust has recently termed 'a second Silent Spring'. Intensive research has established firm links between declines of farmland birds and some measures of agricultural intensification.

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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