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Habitat management news

By - John Day

The clay Vale of Aylesbury is traditionally an area of mixed farming. Hedgerows are an important part of the landscape and can be the most valuable features for wildlife on some farms. There has been a recent resurgence of hedge-laying, encouraged by agri-environment schemes. Anecdotal observations by staff at Aylesbury Vale District Council's (ADVC) Countryside Service have noted that, for a short time, following traditional laying, opportunities for wildlife are limited.

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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