Mill Ham Island Nature Reserve

A small, remote and difficult to access reserve on the edge of the river Stour.

 

Site Name Mill Ham Island Nature Reserve
Protection
  • Dorset Wildlife Trust
Interest
1
County Dorset
More Information https://www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk/nature-reserves/mill-ham-island
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Mill Ham Island Nature Reserve

Mill Ham Island Nature Reserve

50.915519427497, -2.2590046862142
Dorset Wildlife Trust
1
These are the habitat types that MAY be present on the site based on the species recorded there (top 10 only shown):
Phase 1 Habitat Types Description No of Species
A1.1

Broad-leaf Woodland

11
A2

Scrub

10
F2

Water Margin & Inundation Vegetation

10
B5

Marsh/marshy Grassland

8
E3

Fen and carr

7
F1

Swamp

6
A1.3

Mixed Woodland

5
B2

Neutral Grassland

5
c3.1

Other tall herb & fen - ruderal

4
H6

Sand Dunes

4
These are the number of species for NVC codes on the site - it DOES NOT mean that the NVC community is actually present on the site: it might be! (Top 10 only shown):
NVC Community Description No of Species
W07

Alnus - Fraxinus - Lysimachia nemorum [Alder/Ash/Yellow Pimpernel] woodland

10
W08

Fraxinus excelsior - Acer campestre - Mercurialis perennis [Ash/Field Maple/Dog's Mercury] woodland

9
W06

Alnus glutinosa - Urtica dioica [Alder/common nettle] woodland

6
W09

Fraxinus excelsior - Sorbus aucuparia - Mercurialis perennis [Ash/Rowan/Dog's Mercury] woodland

6
W10

Quercus robur - Pteridium aquilinum - Rubus fruticosus [Pedunculate Oak/Bracken/Bramble] woodland

6
M27

Filipendula ulmaria - Angelica sylvestris [Meadowsweet/Wild Angelica] mire

5
W21

Crataegus monogyna - Hedera helix [Hawthorn/Ivy] scrub

4
W22

Prunus spinosa - Rubus fruticosus [Blackthorn/Bramble] scrub

4
M28

Iris pseudacorus - Filipendula ulmaria [Yellow Iris/Meadowsweet] mire

4
S26

Phragmites australis - Urtica dioica [Common Reed/Common Nettle] tall-herb fen

4
Site Diary
Project:
Diary Date Sort descending Notes Project Click for records and photos
17-05-15

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The number of species recorded per species group:
Title No of Species Recorded
Flowering Plants 27
Birds 13
Insects & other inverts 2