Defra - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Science Search

Science and Research Projects

Theme: Field Boundaries and refuges

Detailed below are science projects in the theme selected.

View whole list 
   1  2                  Page 1 of 2 pages.  (14)
 
BD0401: The management of field boundaries and refuge areas to improve conservation value and optimise benefit to farming
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1995, Cost £872,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0402: To provide guidelines on the establishment & management of grasslands for the conservation of wildbirds on farmland
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1995, Cost £483,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0403: Develop management strategies for non-crop habitats on farms to benefit wildlife while keeping weed control efficiency
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1993, Cost £151,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0404: Establishment and management of field margin strips to protect ESA habitat features
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1996, Cost £229,941
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0405: Management of ditches in arable fenland for wildlife and drainage
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1998, Cost £228,707
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land
 
 
BD0406: Enhancement of upland scrub in Welsh ESAs
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1996, Cost £40,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0407: Welsh ESA field-margins and hedges
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £60,822
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0408: Review of hedges
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £24,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0409: Provision of census data to Oxford University for their work on farmland birds
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £6,150
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Oxford
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD0410: Writing up papers on surveys of mammals in hedges
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £25,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
   1  2                  Page 1 of 2 pages.  (14)
For further information on these projects, please contact
Page last updated : 30 Sep 2004