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Habitat management news

By - William J Sutherland

With a current population of around 200 nesting pairs, the Little Tern, Sterna albifrons, colony at North Denes, Great Yarmouth, represents some 10% of the UK total nesting population and as such is very important. In recognition of this importance, the locality has been afforded Special Protection Area (SPA) status, alongside the Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) designation for the entire North Denes dune system.

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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