Blue Pool

An abandoned ball clay pit which produces the lovely blue colouring of the water that makes this place famous


Site Name Blue Pool
  • Commercial
  • Site of Scientific Interest
County Dorset
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Site Projects Purbeck Heaths
Blue Pool

Blue Pool

50.64942450913, -2.0939518787188
Commercial, Site of Scientific Interest
This table indicates how many species of each of five interest levels there are on this site. 100% are highly interesting species whereas 20% are common species that are of no specific interest. Click/tap an intetest level to see the species for that interest level:
Species Interest Level No of Species
80% 1
60% 5
40% 12
20% 43
Site Notables
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The number of species recorded per species group:
This is the number of species recorded on this site grouped by the Phase 1 habitat classification they are often associated with. It gives an overview of the type of habitats that MAY occur on this site. Click/tap a classification to see greater detail of the composition of habitat types within this class:
Phase 1 Habitat Classification No of Species
A: Woodland 26
D: Heath 22
B: Grassland 21
H: Coastal 15
E: Bog and Fen 7
C: Upland Habitats 5
J: Brownfield 4
F: Water Margin 2
Site Diary
Diary Date Notes Project Click for records and photos