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Further reading

Further reading for Forests and Biodiversity, one of a series of seven Guidelines that support The UK Forestry Standard (UKFS).

Forestry Commission and Forest Service publications

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Other publications

  • A nature conservation review: the selection of biological sites of national importance to nature conservation in Britain. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1977. 
  • Ancient woodland: its history, vegetation and uses in England. Castlepoint Press, Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbrightshire, 2003.
  • Birds and broadleaves handbook: a guide to further the conservation of birds in broadleaved woodland. Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Sandy, Beds, 1985.
  • Guidelines for selection of biological SSSIs: rationale; operational approach and criteria; detailed guidelines for habitats and species-groups. Nature Conservancy Council, Peterborough, 1989. (Note: Chapter 8 superseded by JNCC Guidelines for selection of biological SSSIs: bogs in 1994)
  • Making space for nature: a review of England's wildlife sites and ecological network. HM Government, 2010.
  • Nature conservation and afforestation in Britain. Nature Conservancy Council, Peterborough, 1986.
  • Pasture-woodlands in lowland Britain: a review of their importance for wildlife conservation. Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, Abbots Ripton, Huntingdon, 1986.
  • Protected trees: a guide to tree preservation procedures. The Department for Communities and Local Government, London, 2010.
  • Site management plans for nature conservation: a working guide. Nature Conservancy Council, Peterborough, 1988.
  • The history of the countryside. J M Dent, London, 1986.
  • Trees and wildlife in the Scottish uplands. Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, Abbots Ripton, Huntingdon, 1986.
  • Trees and woodland in the British landscape. J M Dent, London, 1990.
  • Woodland conservation and management. Chapman & Hall, London, 1993. 
  • Woodlands for pheasants. Game Conservancy, Fordingbridge, Hants, 1988. 
Last updated: 15th December 2016