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Damage by some woodland mammals can have a significant impact on trees of all ages and on the wider woodland ecosystems by:
Resources for research are limited and this project is now closed. We will continue to provide advice on best practice and methods of tree protection.
This research is funded by the Forestry Commission Vertebrate management programme.
Prevention of mammal damage to enhance establishment, regeneration and woodland biodiversity is acknowledged in the Forestry Strategies for: