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Podcast
Rural
From: The Tree Council

Life On The Hedge – Growing a Greener Future

Want a career in nature but don’t know where to start? The Life On The Hedge podcast is for you.

Find out what it’s really like to have a career in nature from young people making a difference through jobs they love

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Course
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: Lantra Awards

Lantra Awards

A list of land-based courses and the training providers who run these courses

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Practical learning
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Audience level: Professional
Book - Hardcover
Rural
From: David Macdonald

Wildlife Conservation on Farmland: Vol. 1, Managing for Nature on Lowland Farms

Chapter 3: How can field margin management contribute to invertebrate biodiversity, Ch4 Small Mammals on lowland farmland

Examining the challenges facing farmers, conservationists and policy makers to bridge the divide between the theory and practice of conservation on farmland

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Book - Hardcover
Rural, Urban
From: Val Porter

Small Woods And Hedgerows

Management and Crafts

Management and associated crafts of existing woodlands and hedgerows

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Video
Rural
From: Teagasc

Hedge History – Hedgerow Week 2020

Hedge History - Hedgerow Week 2020

A short clip on the history of Irish hedges

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Audience level: General
Video
Rural
From: Richard Hooker

Devon Hedgelaying Course

Devon Hedgelaying Course

A video showing pupils being taught to lay a hedge in the Devon style

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural
From: National Trust

All you ever wanted to know about hedge laying

Web-article describing what hedge laying is and some of the traditional styles of laying a hedge

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural
From: BHHA

Other Styles of Hedgelaying

Photos and descriptions of some of the many geographical styes of traditional hedgelaying

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Guide
Rural
From: ORC

Hedgerow Biodiversity Protocol 2015 User Guide

A protocol for monitoring the impacts of harvesting hedges for woodfuel

Technical guide to help with decision making when planning hedgerow management for woodfuel

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Informational learning
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Audience level: Professional
Guide
Rural
From: Defra

Understanding the combined biodiversity benefits of the component features of hedges

This report increases our understanding of how hedges support local biodiversity and highlights the importance of managing all component of a hedge

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Audience level: Professional