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Habitat management news

By - John Day

Colonisation following clear-fell in Wavenery Forest. Extending over more than 100ha, Waveney Forest, localy known as Fritton Woods, is one of the few large wooded areas in east Norfolk. Origionally called Fritton Warren, this heathland site, like so many of its kind across the country, was lost in the 1950s when it was planted with conifers. In this instance, the conifers were mainly Corsican Pine Pinus nigra spp. laricio and, to a lesser extent, Scots Pine P. sylvestris.

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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