British Wildlife 22.6 August 2011

The Defra White Paper on the Natural Environment: laudable ambitions, but timid actions

Despite some recent conservation successes, there is little doubt that the status of British wildlife remains an issue of considerable concern. For example, although the programme to improve the condition of Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) was perhaps the most important and successful conservation initiative for several decades (Kirby et al. 2010), only 37% of SSSI area in England is currently in Favourable condition (Natural England 2011). 

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