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British Wildlife 20.1 October 2008

Table of Contents:

1 Moor House: the history and relevance of a National Nature Reserve
Alistair Crowle

11 Through a naturalist's eyes
Robert Burton

12 Reserve Focus – Kingcombe Meadows, Dorset
Bob Gibbons and Tony Bates

17 Revealing the foundations of biodiversity: The Database of British Insects and their Foodplants
Richard M Smith and David B Roy

26 Habitat management news
Compiled by Conservation Management Advice, RSPB

28 Whirligigs in Britain and Ireland
Garth Foster

36 Letter from the far west coast
Michael Viney

37 ‘For five shillings this duck can be yours‘ – a history of the Orielton Decoy
David Saunders

44 Wildlife reports
Compiled by Andrew Branson

65 Conservation news
Compiled by Sue Everett

71 Twitcher in the swamp
Peter Marren

72 Book reviews

74 Letters

"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