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Individual study: Restoration of the littoral margin by removing trees from the lake edge at Cockshoot Broad, Norfolk, England

Published source details

Kelly A. & Southwood R.R. (2006) Restoration of the littoral margin by removing trees from the lake edge at Cockshoot Broad, Norfolk, England. Conservation Evidence, 3, 71-72

Summary

Removal of overhanging alder Alnus glutinosa and grey sallow Salix cinerea carr from the edge of an East Anglian broad led to a vigorous growth of riparian plants around the water's edge.