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The value of hedgerows

Whole books could (and have) be written about the value of hedges. We focus on the value hedgerows hold for wildlife, and have categorised this into three main themes: connectivity value, structural value and wildlife value. These themes form the basis of the health score that is automatically and instantly generated when you complete the Great British Hedgerow Survey.

PTES Hedgerow Survey *

Current Hedgerow Statistics

Length of hedgerow surveyed

547 km

Average number of woody species reported per 30m

3.6

* Statistics contain results from historic assessment results in addition to current online hedgerow surveys.