Less mowing, more diversity

Whilst walking across Forest Recreation Ground, I noticed some areas in the less-well used parts of this popular park that had been left unmowed all summer to provide more diversity of habitat…..

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA It’s good to see areas like this left to increase biodiversity – there’s nothing especially notable in them, but they are much more diverse in species than the majority of the close-mown park.  In cities, every bit of semi-natural habitat counts!

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One response to “Less mowing, more diversity

  1. I too like a bit of wildness in parks, makes them SO much more interesting than having loads of flat lawn…

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