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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 08.5 June 1997

Conservation Management Practice on British Dune Systems

By - John Houston

Sand-dune systems in Great Britain make up a significant proportion of the total dune area in north-west Europe. Their formation, ecology, historical and present-day use by people and current management concerns also need to be viewed from this broad perspective. For several centuries there has been an imperative towards the stabilisation of dunes, but in recent decades there has been greater recognition of, and respect for, the natural dynamics of dune systems.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

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"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"

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