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Comment: Should ancient trees be designated as Sites of Special Scientific Interest?

By - Ted Green

In March 2000, after five years, English Nature and their partners, the Forestry Commission, National Trust, English Heritage, Corporation of London, Farming and Rural Conservation Agency, Countryside Agency and Ancient Tree Forum, wound up the Veteran Tree Initiative. One of the main aims of the initative was to raise the public's awareness of the conservation importance of ancient trees.

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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