Ghosts in our grasslands. Lessons from abroad – a look at the management of grasslands in Transylvania
Conservation of our British species-rich grassland has been failing despite tremendous on the part of the Goverment agencies and the NGO sector. The fragmentation and disappearance of our semi-natural grasslands is reasonably well known (Blackstock et al. 1999), and loss of sites is still continuing under agricultural intensification, with the increasing isolation of our best grassland sites.