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Ancient Tree Guides No.2: Trees in Historic Parks and Landscape Gardens

A guide providing information and advice for those restoring, conserving and farming designed landscapes with ancient and ageing trees.

Year of Publication2006

This guide provides information and advice for those restoring, conserving and farming designed landscapes with ancient and ageing trees. It is intended for landscape designers and gardeners, owners and property managers of historic parks and gardens as well as their agents and advisers. (It should be read in association with the first guide in this series “Ancient Trees Guides No.1: Trees and Farming” (http://ofi.openfields.org.uk/1.11030218) because some farming activities can have a significant impact in historic parks too.) The guide:- Addresses common management issues in historic parks and gardens that affect ancient trees;- Identifies the registers and other inventories of parks and gardens in the UK;- Details who to contact and where to go for more information.

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parklandspecimen treesancestral treesavenues
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Conservation charity dedicated to the protection of our native woodland heritage

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