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Habitat management news

By - John Day

A recent paper reports on the effectiveness of enhancing the floral diversity of grassland. Two methods, hay-spreading and brush-harvesting, were studied, using lowland hay-meadow and chalk-grassland donor sites. In addition, the effects of timing and rate of application, and interactions with pre-application disturbance of the sward through power-harrowing and turf-stripping were investigated.

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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