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Theme: Arable farmland

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BD1605: Extension to BD0415: Welsh ESA field margins and hedges
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2000, Cost £64,753
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD1606: Designing crop/plant mixtures to provide food for seed-eating farmland birds in winter (old BD0417)
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2001, Cost £175,277
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   British Trust For Ornithology, Allerton Research and Educational Trust
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Biodiversity
 
 
BD1607: Methods to diversify field margin plant communities (old BD0418)
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2002, Cost £388,668
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Biodiversity
 
 
BD1609: New and modified approaches to undersowing and ley management for enhancement of biodiversity on arable land
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2001, Cost £233,052
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   CABI Bioscience, British Trust For Ornithology, Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Biodiversity
 
 
BD1610: The effects of different crop stubbles and cereal straw disposal methods on wintering birds and arable plants
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2002, Cost £208,957
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   British Trust For Ornithology, Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Biodiversity
 
 
BD1612: Pilot study on birds and seeds in crop stubble (for BD1610)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 1999, Cost £12,848
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
 
 
BD1613: Biodiversity Report Action Plan for Cereal Field Margins: Management of Wildlife Strips (Old BD1102)
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2001, Cost £139,572
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Biodiversity
 
 
BD1614: Cereal Field Margins: Enhancement of plant and invertebrate diversity through management & targeting of ELMS (old BD1103
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2001, Cost £219,787
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   International Institute of Entomology
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Biodiversity
 
 
BD1616: The consequences of spatial scale for agri-environment schemes designed to provide winter food resources for birds
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2005, Cost £561,709
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Royal Society for Protection of Birds, British Trust For Ornithology, University - East Anglia
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Peer Review, Biodiversity
 
 
BD1617: Restoration and management of bumblebee habitat on arable farmland: literature review
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2001, Cost £15,375
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Land, Peer Review, Biodiversity
 
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