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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 05.5 June 1994

New Approaches to the Management of Ponds

By - Jeremy Biggs, Penny Williams, Antony Corfield, Dave Walker, Mericia Whitfield

Pond management is one of the most popular practical conservation tasks, and throughout Britain thousands of ponds are regularly dredged, desilted and cleaned out. Yet remarkably little is known about the effects of management on ponds. Over the last six years, Pond Action has undertaken a wide range of survey work on ponds in the course of a number of projects, including the Oxfordshire Pond Survey and the National Pond Survey.

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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