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Downloads: Land Management Technical Notes

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TN639: Management for bumblebees - how farmers can bring back the buzz

Bumblebees are a crucial insect group for pollination of vegetables, fruit, oilseeds, legumes and fodder crops.

TN628: Land Management For Butterflies

This Technical Note provides guidance on best practice land management to support and encourage butterflies and their habitats.

TN612: Ponds For Wildlife - Creation And Restoration

This technical note provides guidance on good practice in the creation and restoration of ponds in Scotland.

TN646: River floodplains and natural flood management on farmed land

Natural flood management involves working to restore natural processes by taking a
catchment wide approach to flood risk management.

TN519: Management of Wetlands for Wildlife

Guidance on habitat management for the benefit of wildlife

TN515: Conservation Headlands

Guidance on wildlife habitat management on arable land

TN513: Grass Margins and Beetle Banks

Guidance on creating and managing habitats for wildlife

TN469: Choosing Tyres to Minimise Soil Damage

Guidance on all aspects of choosing alternative tyres to reduce soil damage and compaction.

TN701: Control of Rushes

TN701: Control of Rushes (178 KB, SCOT/DOWNLOADS/TN701-CONTROL-OF-RUSHES/)