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Book - Paperback
Rural
From: Tony Locke

Tales of the Irish Hedgerow

A compendium of folklore, biology and general history of the plants and animals that live in and around hedgerows

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural, Urban
From: What the Science Says

Briefing Sheet: Hedgerows

An exploration of the benefits hedgerows provide the surrounding environment and the impacts of hedgerow management

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Audience level: Professional
Book - Paperback
Rural
From: Robin Meneer

Wildlife Revival in Cornish Hedges

A detailed account of the history of Cornish hedgerows

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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Guide
Rural
From: GWCT

Briefing Sheet: Hedgerows

This briefing sheet explores the importance of hedgerows to the local landscape and wildlife, previous hedgerow losses, and current trends in the UK, along with…

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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Book - Paperback
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: John Wright

A Natural History of the Hedgerow

and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls

An extensive history of British hedgerows, with additional focus on the interactions between the species living in hedgerows

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Audience level: General
Guide
Garden, Urban
From: Woodland Trust

Activities

Keep your pupils and community groups engaged with interactive resources and Nature Detectives activities

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Audience level: ChildrenGeneral
Book - Hardcover
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: Richard Muir

Hedgerows: Their History and Wildlife

A review of the history and ecology of hedgerows

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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural
From: GWCT

Hedgerows: managing for game

Informative article on how to manage hedgerows to maximise their value for game bird

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Audience level: Professional
Book - Paperback
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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Academic
Rural

The influence of hedgerow structural condition on wildlife habitat provision in farmed landscapes

Hedgerow management affects a hedgerow's structure and condition, which determines the hedgerow habitat quality for biodiversity conservation

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Audience level: Professional