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Increase your flora and fauna

I know as individuals we can make a big difference, but I wondered how do new ‘developments’ increase biodiversity?

I spoke with Ruth Elwood, Director of Elwood Landscape Design for her thoughts on how developers can contribute to wildlife. “As Chartered Landscape Architects, we strive to improve the nett gain in biodiversity on every project. One such way is to make sure hedgehogs have a safe passage to feed between gardens, by including a hole 130cm2 to the base of garden fences.

Is there anything you can do in your garden this weekend to help your local flora and fauna?

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