Habitats: About habitats and plant communities

Flora locale training and other events

Creating and managing wild flower meadows for pollinatorsWed 28 June 2017,Morpeth, Northumberland
Pond creation and conservationWed 05 July 2017,Oxford, Oxfordshire
Seed collecting and use for restoration and re-introductionWed 19 July 2017,Wakehurst Place , Sussex
Seed mixes for grassland restoration and managementThu 07 September 2017,Flitcham , West Norfolk

If you would like to suggest a new training event for this topic then please let us know.

Flora locale publications, guidance & documents on this website

UK National Ecosystem Assessment   A major analysis of the state of UK ecosystems, the benefits provided by the UK's natural heritage and options for the future.

If you have a suggestion for a document or guide that would be useful for this topic then please let us know.

Case Studies on Flora locale's website

Restoration of caer carreg y franRestoration of a listed monument to deciduous woodland, pasture & upland now grazed by native welsh mountain ponies.
Black Bank meadow creation, NorthumberlandFlower-rich grassland creation

If you are aware of a project that would be a good Case Study for this topic then please let us know.

Habitats of European Importance. (Joint Nature Conservation Committee) This link also shows the location of designated sites in the UK of European importance.

Habitats and ecosystems of Scotland (Scottish Natural Heritage)

British Plant Communities publications (info on Wikipedia) These publications are suitable for the student of ecology or botany and practitioners wishing to improve their botanical knowledge and technical understanding of British Plant Communities (also known as the National Vegetation Classification/NVC). Some knowledge of wild plant taxonomy and identification is necessary to interpret these guides.

UK Habitats: Classification (Joint Nature Conservation Committee)

UK Biodiversity Priority Habitats (UKBAP on National Archives)

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