White Nothe

A coastal walk to the White Nothe promontory and beyond for flowers and butterflies.

 
 

Site Name White Nothe
Protection
  • Open Access
  • Site of Scientific Interest
Interest
3
County Dorset
More Information https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Nothe
SSSI https://designatedsites.naturalengland.org.uk/SiteDetail.aspx?SiteCode=S1002501…
Site Projects
White Nothe

White Nothe

50.625160316216, -2.3233282174259
Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
3
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
J1

Cultivated/disturbed land

16
H6

Sand Dunes

15
B3

Calcareous Grassland

14
A1.1

Broad-leaf Woodland

12
A1.3

Mixed Woodland

10
B2

Neutral Grassland

9
H8

Maritime cliff and slope

9
B5

Marsh/marshy Grassland

8
A2

Scrub

7
J3

Built-up areas

7
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
MG01

Arrhenatherum elatius [False Oat-grass] grassland

20
MG05

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

18
CG03

Bromopsis erecta [Upright Brome] grassland

18
CG02

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

17
CG07

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

17
W10

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

16
CG06

Helictotrichon pubescens [Downy Oat-grass] grassland

15
CG01

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

13
W08

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

12
W09

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

11
Site Notables
The number of species recorded per species group:
Title No of Species Recorded
Flowering Plants 133
Insects & other inverts 25
Birds 6
Non-flowering Plants 3
Molluscs 3