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Habitat management news

By - William J Sutherland

Cow Parsley, Anthriscus sylvestris, is increasingly being seen as a problem by conservationists as it is tending to dominate certain grasslands, especially road verges. Mowing is the usual response to invaders of grassland but many Cow Parsley-dominated areas are already routinely mown, so the suppression of this species clearly needs a more considered approach.

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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