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Book - Hardcover
Rural
From: Terry Jennings

The World of a Hedge

A description of the animals and plants that live and grow in British hedgerows

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Informational learning
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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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Informational learning
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Audience level: ChildrenGeneral
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
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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Informational learning
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Audience level: Professional
Video
Rural
From: UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

Improving hedgerow management

Jo Staley from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology discusses why hedgerow management is important and when is the best time to cut a hedge.

Jo Staley from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology discusses why hedgerow management is important and when is the best time to cut a…

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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Book - Paperback
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: Glennie Kindred

A Hedgerow Cookbook

An assortment of recipes using ingredients foraged from hedgerows

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Guide
Rural
From: Hedgelink

12 Flagship BAP hedgerow species

12 flagship species requiring particular attention because together their conservation and hedgerow management requirements reflect those of the full range of priority BAP species linked…

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Audience level: Professional
Podcast
Rural
From: Championing our Farmed Environment

Let’s Talk Managing Hedges for Pollinators

A podcast that discusses how to manage hedgerows and what makes a hedgerow good for pollinators

A talk between a farmer and entomologist about managing hedges for pollinators

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Book - Paperback
Rural
From: Molly Hyde

Hedgerow Plants

The History, Identification, Usage and Folklore of Wayside Flowers, Grasses and Trees

A guide identifying plants found within hedgerows

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Academic
Rural

Windbreaks in the United States: A systematic review of producer-reported benefits, challenges, management activities and drivers of adoption

A review on the benefits, challenges, management activities and drivers of hedgerow adoption in the United States

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Informational learning
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Audience level: Professional