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British Wildlife 25.3 February 2014

Table of Contents:

153 Passing on the baton
Andrew Branson

154 Wildlife has its uses – managing farmland for ecosystem services
Chris Stoate

161 Through a naturalist's eyes
Robert Burton

162 Microclimate, climate change and wildlife conservation
Andrew Suggitt, Jenny Hodgson, llya Maclean, Nicholas Macgregor, Jon Bennie and John Hopkins

169 Habitat management news
Compiled by Conservation Management Advice, RSPB

171 Chalk streams and grazing Mute Swans
Kevin A Wood, Richard A Stillman, Francis Daunt and Matthew T O'Hare

177 Lowland oligotrophic lakes in England – an examination of these English rarities
Stewart Clarke

185 Letter from the Far West Coast
Michael Viney

186 Farming for nature – a return visit
James Robertson

196 Wildlife reports
Compiled by Malcolm Tait

218 Conservation news
Compiled by Sue Everett

224 Twitcher in the swamp

225 Book reviews

226 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