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Habitat management news

By - John Day

Does cutting of shrub cover improve Capercaillie productivity? The Capercaillie Tetrao  urogallus has declined throughout much of its European range. In Scotland, this has been attributed to poor breeding success and increased mortality due to collisions with forest fences. Fence removal and marking have been implemented to reduce mortality of adult birds, but measures to improve breeding success have proved less successful.

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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