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In the late afternoon, the warm wind blows from the west and the sun shines over the wide, grazing marshes and rare, reed bed remnant of the Stour valley. 332 more words

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Freshwater Protected Areas in a Rapidly Changing World

Protected areas are one of the key conservation tools used by environmental managers and policy makers across the world to help protect biodiversity and ecosystems.  Protected areas (for example… 987 more words


Bernwood Forest

19th July, 2016

Bernwood Forest is one of the great butterfly woodlands of England. The forest today is much altered; a great dark window in the heart of Oxfordshire with irregular panes of dull softwood supported by thin hardwood frames. 485 more words

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Bonaparte's Gull at Oare Marshes

14th July 2016

Bonaparte’s Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia, as its scientific name testifies, is a North American species, and as ubiquitous as the similar black-headed gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus is here in Western Europe. 711 more words

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Park Gate and Points East

Park Gate Down is a dry valley hidden in the well-wooded hills between Stelling Minnis and Elham. The string of three small meadows, wrapped in dark, dense woodland, are ungrazed chalk grassland full of famous orchids, myriad other plants and insects. 615 more words

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Shoreham on the Verge

The A225 sweeps the edge of the downs above the Darenth, passing Lullingstone’s long history; the railway runs the same route, switching sides on Victorian brick bridges. 414 more words

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National and State Heritage Laws for Heritage

It is imperative for the development plan of Pune to look at the protected areas, regulated or prohibited areas of heritage value, defined under the national and state laws for heritage, as any development in such areas needs to be done with greater caution and care so as to not disturb or damage the heritage value of the city. 1,733 more words

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