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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 01.6 August 1990

Wildlife Habitat Management - The Management of Lowland Heathlands for Wildlife

By - John Andrews

Lowland heath is an extremely scarce habitat in both national and international contexts. Western Europe possible contains less than 150,000ha, of which more than a third is in the UK. Once far more extensive, heaths have been reclaimed for agriculture, forestry and urban development. Most remaining areas are losing their wildlife value owing to the spread of Bracken.

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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