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Habitat management news

By - William J Sutherland

On the Isle of Wight, goats are being used as one of several management tools in creating and maintaining tools in creating and maintaining suitable breeding habitat for the Reddish Buff moth, Acosmetia caliginosa, under the auspices of English Nature's Species Recovery Programme. Areas of former heathland which have become invaded with Blackthorn, Prunus spinosa, scrub are being restored by clearance.

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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