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Guide
Garden

Best hedges for wildlife

Advice on managing garden hedges for wildlife

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

A-Z of British Trees

The Woodland Trust's A-Z guide to Britain's native and non-native trees

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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Guide
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: Woodland Trust

Twigged

Identification guide to Trees through the seasons

Woodland Trust guide for identifying tree species

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Audience level: General
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
Guide
Rural
From: People's Trust for Endangered Species

Hedgerow Structure

A breakdown of the structure of a hedge and the role that the parts of a hedge has on local wildlife

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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Guide
Rural
From: RSPCA

Guide to planting trees on your ruminant farm

A guide on the benefits of planting trees on farms and recommendations of suitable tree species to plant on your farm

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Audience level: Professional
Guide
Garden
From: Gardens Illustrated

Hedging plants: 30 of the best plants for a hedge

A garden designer recommends their top 30 hedging plant suggestions for a garden hedge

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Audience level: General
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
Website
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: iSpot

iSpot

Share nature

A friendly and free community helping to identify wildlife and share nature

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

Healthy Hedgerows

a free rapid assessment hedgerow survey app

A free hedgerow health checking survey app offering a simple way to help manage your hedgerows

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Audience level: Professional