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By JOHN WARE Volunteers turned out to help with the habitat management at the renowned Dawlish Warren nature reserve. They spent the day clearing reeds, small trees and other invasive plants, to maintain the wildlife value around the main pond.
Word of the Day
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.