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Arable Land including Field Margins

1. Habitat Definition Arable land under this definition includes all of the farmed area under the plough as well as the field margin. This HAP therefore covers all cultivated land, including arable crops, grass leys (when they are part of … Continue reading

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Chalk Grassland

1. Definition Chalk grassland is one of the richest habitats of Western Europe, containing a great diversity of plants and animals. However, it is now very rare and fragmented, and is of international conservation concern. The National Habitat Action Plan … Continue reading

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