Chaldon Herring

Some lovely views through interesting farmland lead to the eventual prize, the magnificent Purbeck coast line. Worth the effort in my opinion!

 
 

Site Name Chaldon Herring
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County Dorset
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Chaldon Herring

Chaldon Herring

50.639926888057, -2.2926499198024
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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
B3

Calcareous Grassland

10
H6

Sand Dunes

4
B2

Neutral Grassland

3
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
CG02

Festuca ovina - Helictotrichon pratense [Sheep's Fescue/Meadow Oat-grass] grassland

5
CG03

Bromopsis erecta [Upright Brome] grassland

5
CG07

Festuca ovina - Pilosella officinarum - Thymus polytrichum [Sheeps Fescue/Mouse-ear hawkweed/Wild Thyme] grassland

5
CG01

Festuca ovina - Calluna vulgaris [Sheeps Fescue/Ling] grassland

4
CG06

Helictotrichon pubescens [Downy Oat-grass] grassland

4
CG10

Festuca ovina - Agrostis capillaris - Thymus polythricus [Sheeps Fescue/Common Bent/Wild Thyme] grassland

2
MG01

Arrhenatherum elatius [False Oat-grass] grassland

2
MG05

Cynosurus cristatus - Centaurea nigra [Crested Dogs-tail/Black knapweed] grassland

1
MG02

Arrhenatherum elatius - Filipendula ulmaria [False oat-grass/Meadowsweet] grassland

1
Site Diary
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11-10-08

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The number of species recorded per species group:
Title No of Species Recorded
Flowering Plants 10
Insects & other inverts 10
Birds 7
Fungi & Lichen 1