All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Habitats & Ecosystems  Farmland Ecosystems

Countryside Conservation Landscape Ecology, Planning and Management

By: Bryn Green
359 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs
Countryside Conservation
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Countryside Conservation ISBN: 9780419218807 Edition: 3 Paperback Dec 1996 Usually dispatched within 5 days
    £45.00
    #65927
Selected version: £45.00
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

Charts and evaluates those changes which represent a fundamental revolution of the ways in which the countryside is planned and managed. It sets out the principles, policies and practices which underlie the ecology, planning and management of the new countryside, discussing ways in which countryside conservation objectives are evolving and how they can best be achieved.

Contents

Introduction: Protecting and exploiting the environment. Part One: Principles: ecological, historical and cultural. Landscapes as natural and cultural units. Landscape ecology. Prehistoric impacts on wildlife and the countryside. Conservation concepts: why should the countryside be conserved. Part Two: Policies: conservation strategies and structures. The development and organisation of conservation. Planning for rural sustainability. The selection and defence of protected areas. Managing for production and protection. Involving the community in environmental care. Part Three: Practice: landscape restoration and management. Croplands. Grasslands and other rangelands. Woodlands. Wetlands. Coastlands. Conclusions Bibliography.Index.

Customer Reviews

By: Bryn Green
359 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Handbook of the Bees of the British Isles (2-Volume Set)Order your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife