British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, this subscription magazine bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.
77 Farewell to the silver meadows? The story of breeding waders on the Somerset Levels
85 Through a naturalist's eyes
86 Bat detectors: past, present and future
Dean Waters and Kate Barlow
93 Habitat management news
Compiled by Conservation Management Advice, RSPB
95 The Great Fen – the challenges of creating a wild landscape in lowland England
103 Are Eels a declining food source for Otters in Scotland?
109 Reserve Focus: Chobham Common National Nature Reserve
114 Wildlife reports
Compiled by Andrew Branson
138 Comment: Nature versus People: room for both on NNRs?
140 Naturally opinionated
141 Conservation news
Compiled by Sue Everett
147 Twitcher in the swamp
148 Book reviews