Taking care of dormice and butterflies | 29th Oct, 2008
One of the endless topics that woodland owners has is managing woodland for wildlife. Creating wildlife areas for one creature has an impact on another! Today I went for a walk with Steve Wheatley from Butterfly conservation and Ian White from PTES (dormice officer – great title!) to talk about some of the issues.
Mike and I have started to coppice along the rides, to let more light into the woods.
We started this with Butterflies in mind….
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