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Wood pasture management

Observed: 3rd March 2010 By: elk3
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Clearance of hawthorn scrub to restore wood pasture for grazing in Hatfield Forest. Burning of detritus is done on a platform to prtect the ground and some trees are left as potential specimen pollards. Sheep will graze for a few years to allow growth of grasses and wild plants.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Hawthorn common (Crataegus monogyna) interacts