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British Wildlife 17.4 April 2006

Table of Contents:

229 Editorial

230 Seventeen eventful years
Peter Marren

236 Through a naturalist's eyes
Robert Burton

237 The UK Phenology Network – some highlights from 2005
Tim Sparks and Nick Collinson

242 Letter from the far West Coast
Michael Viney

243 Reserve Focus: Ramsey Island, Pembrokeshire
Ian D Bullock and C James Cadbury

249 Identification: Britan's biggest hoverflies – the genus Volucella
Stuart Ball and Roger Morris

257 Habitat management news
Compiled by Conservation Management Advice, RSPB

260 Hedgerows and the historic landscape – a case study from South Gower
Kerry Edwards, David Leighton and Paul Llewellyn

270 Wildlife reports
Compiled by Andrew Branson

292 Conservation news
Compiled by Sue Everett

298 Twitcher in the swamp
Peter Marren

299 Book reviews

"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