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Guide
Rural

Healthy Hedges Trimming Guide

Trimming hedges keeps them healthy with thick new growth and no gaps

A straightforward no nonsense single-sided guidance note on hedge trimming for farmers and contractors developed by Simeon Day (FWAGSW) with help from hedge group members.

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Guide
Rural

Britain’s hedges need to grow up! Harnessing the full potential of our hedgerows

Hedgerow trimming for wildlife, carbon and farming

Article by Colin Clutterbuck for the National Hedge Laying Society newsletter outlining exciting and innovative way of trimming to create a hedgerow shape excellent for…

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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Guide
Rural
From: Durham Hedgerow Partnership

Field Boundaries Technical Advice Sheet 1

Hedge Laying and Coppicing

Guidance on hedgerow management , focusing on hedgelaying and coppicing

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Informational learning
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Audience level: Professional
Guide
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: People's Trust for Endangered Species

Hedgerows

A guide to wildlife and management

This guide will explain how to make your hedgerows more wildlife friendly

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Video
Rural, Urban
From: PTESwildlifevideos

Managing a hedge using the hedgerow management cycle

Managing a hedge using the hedgerow management cycle

A video explaining how to manage a hedgerow on a healthy management cycle and improve the health of poor quality hedges

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural
From: Farm Wildlife

Case study: Bumper crops from hedgerows

Case study of a farm where hedges are managed to provide the maximum range of habitats for wildlife, whilst maintaining hedges as a physical barrier…

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Audience level: Professional
Poster
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: FSC Field Studies Council

Hedgerows guide

A wallchart guide describing the importance of hedgerows and how to manage hedgerows to benefit local landscape and wildlife

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural
From: The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Farming for wildlife in Wales

Hedgerow Management

How to manage your hedgerows to support local wildlife

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Audience level: Professional
Video
Rural
From: PTESwildlifevideos

Hedgerow management, “A Cut above the Rest”, Part 1

Hedgerow management, "A Cut above the Rest", Part 1

Informational video to help us keep our rich hedgerow heritage healthy and relevant to the modern world

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural
From: CEH

Rejuvenation of hedgerows

A comparison of five different hedgerow rejuvenation methods

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Audience level: Professional