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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 16.5 June 2005

Gorse Mites and their predators

By - Michael Kirby

Common Gorse Ulex europaeus is widespread on the Sandling heaths of Suffolk and on other heaths across Britain. While not a particular problem, it establishes quickly and agressively on disturbed areas (Tubbs & Jones 1964), ousting heathers and forming impenetrable thickets which are of limited value to wildlife generally. 

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

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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