The magazine for the modern naturalist About Contact Back issues Shop Help Subscribe

"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

Habitat management news

By - John Day

The role played by hedgerows is well known and documented, They make a signicant contribution to the historic, cultural and landscape value of the countrysrde and provide habitat for a wide range of flora and fauna, several groups of which have been shown to have positive associations with hedges of dense woody structure and few gaps, a good width and many layers of vegetation. in some European countries, hedges are protected by legislation and designated a priority habitat under the EU Biodiversity Strategy.

 

Buy this issue Subscribe now

"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