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Individual study: Restoration of the littoral margin by removing trees around Hoveton Broad, Norfolk, England

Published source details

Kelly A. & Southwood R.R. (2006) Restoration of the littoral margin by removing trees around Hoveton Broad, Norfolk, England. Conservation Evidence, 3, 75-76

Summary

Removal of alder Alnus glutinosa and grey sallow Salix cinerea carr from the edge of Hoveton Great Broad led to restoration of vegetation around the littoral margin; after removal of trees from some of the wetland edge emergent littoral plants showed vigorous growth.