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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 06.4 April 1995

Lady Park Wood Reserve – The First Half Century

By - George Peterken, Edward P Mountford

Lady Park Wood is one of our oldest and wildest woodland nature reserves, and it is now one of the most important for ecological research. Designated as a research reserve in 1944, the growth, mortality and regeneration of individual trees and shrubs have been recorded at irregular intervals for half a century. The wood has been allowed to grow without management throughout this time, and now parts have developed the large trees, accumulations of deadwood and patchy structure that we assume are characteristic of natural woodland.

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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