- Created by: Jamie Grainger
- Created on: 12-04-17 22:35
CASE STUDY: WYTHAM WOODS, OXFORD
Description- One of the most intensely studied areas on the planet. Wytham woods is situated at the heart of the Thames, Oxfordshire. Majority of land either decidious forest or grassland. Since 1934, the woods have been owned by the University of Oxford, and its diversity of fauna and flora have been of great interest. Per year, temperatures reach between 4-17 degrees on average across the seasons.
The woodland has been roughly divided into three areas, ancient, secondary and plantation woodlands. Only 2.6% of UK total…