Ferndown Common

A surprisingly large area of dry heathland that has escaped the development around it and is now part of the Great Heaths Project.

 
 

Site Name Ferndown Common
Protection
  • Open Access
  • Site of Scientific Interest
Interest
2
County Dorset
More Information https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferndown_Common
SSSI https://designatedsites.naturalengland.org.uk/SiteDetail.aspx?SiteCode=S1001454…
Site Projects BCP Reserves
Ferndown Common

Ferndown Common

50.799342345964, -1.9067375410736
Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
2
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
100% 3
80% 3
60% 4
40% 11
20% 46
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
B: Grassland 25
D: Heath 21
H: Coastal 13
E: Bog and Fen 12
C: Upland Habitats 5
F: Water Margin 5
J: Brownfield 4
Site Diary
Diary Date Notes Project Click for records and photos
02-09-15

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