The Ecology of British Upland Landscapes. Ii. The Influence of Policy on The Current Character of The Uplands and The Potential for Change

@article{Bunce2018TheEO,
  title={The Ecology of British Upland Landscapes. Ii. The Influence of Policy on The Current Character of The Uplands and The Potential for Change},
  author={Robert G. H. Bunce and Claire M. Wood and Simon M. Smart},
  journal={Journal of Landscape Ecology},
  year={2018},
  volume={11},
  pages={140 - 154}
}
Abstract The paper demonstrates that the British Uplands have been influenced to a great extent by policy - for example, the planting of almost a million hectares of exotic conifers since the Second World War, and the extent of designated areas. Otherwise, climate change transcends policy and is locally important to coastal and high mountain habitats. The different policies affecting the Uplands, such as the Common Agricultural Policy, are described, as are the wide range of designations such… 

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