Authors Peter J. Edwards (PI) , Manuela Di Giulio , Bruno Koch , Erhard Meister , Sibylle Studer , Karin Ullrich

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Abstract The tremendous increase in agricultural production in Europe in the past 50 years has come at a considerable cost in terms of environmental impact and loss in biological diversity. Different techniques aimed at maintaining and promoting biological diversity in arable land and grasslands are now being tested. The specific goals of this project, which started in January 1996, are to assess the effectiveness of these different management schemes, and to examine how individual areas contribute to... >>