Restoration ecology and biological pest control
Dead hedges are useful in habitat conservation and restoration ecology, as they offer shelter for small animals, especially birds. This can be part of a beneficial "biological pest agents" habitat in biological pest control programs for natural landscapes and organic gardening.
- Beetle bank
- Biological pest control
- Coarse woody debris
- Hedge laying
- Insect hotel
- Hibernaculum (zoology)
- BTCV. "Hedging". BTCV handbook. Retrieved 2008-01-20.
- "Hedge-laying - alive and well in the Northwich Community Woodlands". Northwich Community Woodlands. Archived from the original on November 10, 2007. Retrieved 2008-01-20.
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