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Managing the Environment

The grounds team have adopted a wide range of practices to encourage sustainability and biodiversity. For example:

    • Retention of dead wood on site to provide a habitat for insects, fungi and amphibians
    • Creation of stag beetle habitat
    • Recycling most of our green waste by composting
    • 5 hectares laid to meadow, providing a habitat for a wide range of insect species
    • Where possible stumps are cut high and hollowed to provide a habitat for insects.

Further details are to be found in the Whiteknights habitat management plan.