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Matthew Oates, National Trust

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Habitat management news

By - John Day

Restoring Upland Heath. Upland heathland is an internationally important habitat, but a large area in the UK has been degraded to acid grassland by intensive livestock grazing. Long-term (eiht years) plot-scale experiments carried out by the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, ADAS and The James Hutton Institute on Matgrass Nardus stricta - dominated grassland have been assessing various methods to re-establish dwarf shrubs, particulalry Heather Calluna vulgaris, on such sites.

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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