Caption Group
Rob Fuller

208. This vigorous growth of trees and brambles Rubus is on a field that was last cultivated 16 years previously; Suffolk, September 2020. Natural regeneration can produce high habitat heterogeneity, benefiting species with strikingly different requirements. Owing to variation in soils, other parts of the same field remain relatively open with little woody cover.

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