Posted in Landscape Management Rural Landscapes

Creation and Management of Lowland Dry Acid Grassland

For the past year I have been working on a new senior living housing project where the local planning authority have been very keen to see a landscape led concept whereby heathland character is reintroduced or restored on the largely sandy, acidic site.… Read the rest

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Posted in Biodiversity Climate Ecosystems Innovative planting Soft landscape and planting design

Mind the (June….) gap (written by Gill)

‘If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe then man would only have four years of life left. No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man.’ (Erroneously attributed to Einstein)


“100 years ago there were around 1million bee hives; this had reduced to 400,000 in the 1950s and further reduced to the 274,000 today.Read the rest

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