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Habitat management news

By - John Day

New zealand Pigmyweed Cassula helmsii is well recognised as an invasive aquatic plant, introduced through the domestic aquaria and horticulture trade. Growing throughout the year, it blocks drainage ditches, and smothers and outcompetes native aquatic species. It is very difficult and costly to eradicate once present. Herbicides fail to penetrate the thick mats, and fragments easily break away and grow to form new colonies.

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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