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British Wildlife has been published in an uninterrupted run of six issues per year since October 1989, and from October 2020 the number of issues published per year has increased to eight. New issues are usually available in the third week of the month of publication (October, November, December, February, April, May, June and August).

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British Wildlife 33.5 April 2022

Storms and Trees – The Brilliant Emerald – The Gearagh River Forest – Carrion in the Countryside – A 21st Century Woodland Calendar – Marks Hill Wood

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British Wildlife 33.4 February 2022

The Walrus and other Arctic Vagrants – Heavy-metal Grasslands – Ecology of Field Scabious – The Protected Landscapes Consultation – Valley Headwater Fens of the Norfolk–Suffolk Border

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British Wildlife 33.3 December 2021

Conservation of Ringed Plovers – British Elephants – Biology of Limpets – Rewilding: A Kaleidoscope of Approaches – Natural History of St Agnes

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British Wildlife 33.2 November 2021

Conservation and Ecology of the Narrow-headed Ant – Ecological Influence of Large Carnivores – Eddystone Reef – Rejuvenating Welsh Dunes – Pollination in the Broad-leaved Helleborine

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British Wildlife 33.1 October 2021

COP 26 – Humpback Whales – Climate Change and Insect Declines – Fenn’s, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses NNR – Flower-visiting Saproxylic Insects – British Stropharia Fungi

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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