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The Plum Prospects for Orchard Conservation

The Plum Prospects for Orchard Conservation: Traditional orchards in England are now being proposed as a priority habitat. Brett Westwood considers the implications.

The Plum Prospects for Orchard Conservation

Traditional orchards in England, which have steadily declined in the last 50 years, are now being proposed as a priority habitat under the review of the UK Biodiversity Action Plan. Brett Westwood explores the importance of old orchards for wildlife and finds out what new conservation measures would mean.

[Rptd Tue 11.00am].

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