Having read the recent excellent article (Lucking 2020) about The Wash – perhaps the largest wilderness in southern England – I thought it might be illuminating to highlight the role of direct habitat management in The Wash to create that vital component of an estuary that generally receives less attention than the rich feeding zone of mudflats and sandflats exposed at low tide. In terms


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