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Habitat management news

By - John Day

The invasive nature of the New Zealand Pigmyweed (Australian Swamp Stonecrop) Crassula helmsii makes it a regular feature of these pages: see, for example, Bridge 2005, Techniques for controlling New Zealand Pygmyweed (BW 17: 19) and Charlton 2011, Eradication of New Zealand Pigmyweed from grazing marshes (BW 23: 32–33). This latest reviews a paper in Conservation Evidence by Paul and Lucy Sims, who used the combined technique of herbicide and burial at two ponds on Mile Cross Marsh, Norfolk.

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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