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Habitat management news

By - John Day

Swindale Beck is an upland tributary of the River Eden which runs through Swindale Farm, in the eastern Lake District. Here, the RSPB is working in partnership with the landowner, United Utilities (UU), to demonstrate sustainable land management. Like a great many watercourses across the UK, Swindale Beck has been heavily modified. It was straightened at least 160 years ago to create meadows which, at the time, allowed the valley’s people to farm more effectively.

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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