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Reducing the impact of deer on the natural environment - consultation opens

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Fallow deer amongst some trees

Wild deer, especially native species, are an important and valued part of our natural heritage, but current levels pose risks to our woodlands. Find out more about the impacts of deer and the deer management strategy being developed.

Keepers of Time: How Government are protecting and improving ancient and native woodland and ancient and veteran trees.

Defra, Forestry Commission, Natural England and the Woodland Trust have come together to refresh the Keepers of Time policy. Find out why now and what's new.