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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, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

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Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

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Tickets for the Ark From Wasps to Whales – How Do We Choose What to Save?

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By: Rebecca Nesbit(Author)
255 pages, b/w photos
Publisher: Profile Books
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Rebecca Nesbit deflty tackles the terrible moral quandary that we will not be able to conserve all species threatened by human activities. What do we prioritise, and how do we choose?
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  • Tickets for the Ark ISBN: 9781788167079 Hardback Feb 2022 In stock
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Our planet hasn't seen the current rate of extinction since the demise of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago, and global conservation efforts are failing to halt this. As a society, we face choices which will determine the fate of Earth's estimated 8.7 million species, including humans. As wildlife declines, conservation needs to make trade-offs. But what should we conserve and why?

Are we wrong to love bees and hate wasps? Are native species more valuable than newcomers (aka invasives)? Should some animals be culled to protect others, and what do we want the 'natural world' to look like? There are many surprising answers in Rebecca Nesbit's lively, stimulating book, which sows the seeds of a debate we urgently need to have.

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Biography

Rebecca Nesbit is an ecologist and author, writing on science and the ethical questions it raises, in particular in relation to conservation. She is the author of Is that Fish in your Tomato?, which explored the benefits and the risks of genetically modified foods. After graduating from Durham University, she worked in scientific research, chiefly on butterfly migrations, before working on a program training honeybees to detect explosives. She has worked for the Royal Society of Biology and Nobel, and is a contributor to Scientific American, The Biologist and Popular Science.

Popular Science New
By: Rebecca Nesbit(Author)
255 pages, b/w photos
Publisher: Profile Books
NHBS
Rebecca Nesbit deflty tackles the terrible moral quandary that we will not be able to conserve all species threatened by human activities. What do we prioritise, and how do we choose?
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"A fascinating read for anyone interested in the future of the planet"
– Adam Hart, author and BBC science presenter

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