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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 06.2 December 1994

Grazing Lowland Pasture Woods

By - Clive Chatters, Neil Sanderson

Ever since the last ice sheets retreated from the lowlands of Britain, it is probable that grazing animals have played an important role in determining the structure and nature of our woodlands. Prior to man's early interventions in modyfying the landscape, the wild woods would have been occupied by a range of large grazing animals, such as aurochs, Red Deer, Cervus elaphus, and wild horses.

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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