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The British farm that went from ‘biological desert’ to biodiversity hotspot

In a report for Call to Earth, CNN visited the Knepp estate, a 3,500-acre area in the south of England, where a traditional farm has been transformed into a biodiversity hotspot through rewilding. Since starting the process in 2001, Knepp has become a celebrated conservation success story, attracting many rare species and transforming the landscape from an English country farm to untamed wilderness.