Wildlife and Conservation in the Bradford Area

Author: Margaret Atherden

Price: £1.00 incl. P&P

  • ISBN: 978-0-9553424-1-7
  • Published: 2007
  • Publisher: PLACE
  • Type: PDF


Representatives of local authorities, statutory organisations, voluntary bodies and local naturalists have contributed to the papers in this booklet, delivered at a conference held in Bradford, which focused on biodiversity and nature conservation in the Bradford area. The emphasis is on practical action to protect wildlife in both green spaces and brownfield sites.

  • Anne Healey: A local Biodiversity Action Plan for the Bradford District
  • Marie Millward and Jonathan Hart-Woods: Nature Conservation and Heritage Management on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal
  • Ian Butterfield: Creating New Native Woodlands: the Forest of Bradford Project
  • Les Barnett: Conservation in the Aire Valley: the story of Bingley South Bog
  • Don Vine: The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s work in the Aire Valley
  • George Sheeran: Gardening in a Victorian city: land use, horticulture and design
  • Susan Stead: Shipley Station Butterfly Meadow
  • Colin Howes: The Urban Predator’s Good Food Guide: the ecology of Bradford’s urban cats, foxes and weasels
  • Terry O’Connor: Landscape and Birds in the Bradford Region