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Weather creates more plant life


The cold winter, coupled with a warm spring and hot summer, has created an explosion of plant life on the South Downs.

Graeme Lyons is the Sussex Wildlife Trust's local ecologist and has been watching over thirty of the Trust's nature reserves.

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