Cultivating a Shoot

Cultivating a Shoot

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Anticipating the possibility of a future ban on the artificial rearing of game for sport, this book offers information on how to improve the natural habitat of all kinds of gamebirds. The book shows how an ideal environment can be created via "skylighting", coppicing and planting.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 156 x 234mm
  • Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
  • line illustrations
  • 0715394479
  • 9780715394472

Table of contents

Shooting habitat and conservation; woodland management - pheasants and woodcock; partridge, hedgerows and fields; winning ways with wildfowl; ground for grouse; game crops for cover and feeding; predators; birds, bees and butterflies; in conclusion. Appendix 1: Native trees and shrubs. Appendix 2: Useful addresses.
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