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App
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: Long Forest

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Y goedwig hir

This app helps to record vital information about the condition and species makeup of hedgerows across Wales

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Informational learning
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Audience level: ChildrenGeneralProfessional
Guide
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: UK Government

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981

The Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 is the primary legislation which protects animals, plants and habitats in the UK

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Informational learning
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Audience level: ChildrenGeneralProfessional
Poster
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: BBC, Knowable Magazine

The ecosystem services of hedgerows

Hedgerows do more than mark field boundaries and contain livestock. This poster shows some of the ecosystem services provided by hedgerows

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Video
Garden, Urban
From: Ben & Lois Orford

How to Lay a Hedge

How to Lay a Hedge

Instructional video on how to create a natural hedge or fence

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Informational & practical learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Garden
From: Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

Over the garden hedge

Government guide for determining the correct hedge as a garden boundary between neighbours

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

Tree planting and care advice

12 activities to help you plant and look after your saplings

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Informational learning
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Audience level: ChildrenGeneral
Course
Garden, Rural, Urban

etuk – Ecology Training UK

Training on ecology

etuk offers a range of introductory and advanced online and taught courses

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Practical learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Video
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: The Tree Council

Hedge Talks: An introduction to the dynamic world of hedgerows

Megan Gimber will introduce us to why we have hedgerows in the first place, what we mean by hedgerows and why it matters, how hedgerows…

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Garden, Urban
From: Communities and Local Government

Protected trees

A guide to tree preservation procedures

This leaflet answers some of the most common questions about tree preservation procedures in England

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Website
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: Woodland Trust

Tree Tools for Schools

Landscape and Urban Planning

Discover resources to support your free Woodland Trust tree pack and inspire pupils with outdoor learning

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Audience level: ChildrenGeneral