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Soils and agri-environment schemes : interpretation of soil analysis (TIN036)

TIN036 - Interpretation of soil analysis for habitat recreation or restoration under an agri-environment scheme.

Year of Publication2008

This technical note is one of a series from Natural England. It covers the detailed information needed to identify sites suitable for habitat recreation or restoration and to determine the appropriate target habitats to aim for. It includes: the importance of soil sampling and methods of analysis; relationship of phosphorous status to botanical biodiversity; soil nitrogen status on land reverting from arable to grassland; impact of pH.

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Natural England works for people, places and nature to conserve and enhance biodiversity, landscapes and wildlife in rural, urban, coastal and marine areas.

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