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Managing conifer forests for nature conservation: Kielder Forest case study

Good, J. E. G.; Williams, T. G.; Buse, A.; Norris, D. A.; Wallace, H. L.. 1992 Managing conifer forests for nature conservation: Kielder Forest case study. In: Whitby, M. C., (ed.) Land Use Changes: the causes and consequences. London, HMSO, p192. (ITE Symposium, 27).

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Abstract/Summary

Coniferous afforestation disrupts upland ecosystems, altering the range and proportions of different habitats available to plants and animals. A study of the effects of afforestation on flora and fauna at Kielder Forest are described. Proposals for changing forest management to improve plantations for wildlife are discussed.

Item Type: Publication - Book Section
Programmes: CEH Programmes pre-2009 publications > Other
CEH Sections: _ Pre-2000 sections
Additional Information. Not used in RCUK Gateway to Research.: This was a poster presentation. The abstract is the only printed record. Full text displayed
Additional Keywords: Northumberland, Conifers, Conservation, Management
NORA Subject Terms: Agriculture and Soil Science
Ecology and Environment
Date made live: 28 Oct 2008 11:58
URI: http://nora.nerc.ac.uk/id/eprint/4668

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