Adder

Common Name Adder
Alternative Name Viper
Scientific Name Vipera berus
Family Snakes
Interest
4
Description An occasional species of the heaths and scrub  
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This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Higher Hyde Heath Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Bourne Valley Local Nature Reserve (Talbot Heath)

BCP Council, Local Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Godlingston Heath National Nature Reserve

National Trust, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Durlston Country Park

Dorset Council, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Thorncombe Wood and Duddle Heath

Dorset Council, Local Nature Reserve
5

Higher Hyde Heath Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Stonehill Down Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
4

Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve

National Trust, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Townsend Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Studland Heath National Nature Reserve

National Trust, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Alder Hills Nature Reserve

BCP Council, Local Nature Reserve
2

Upton Heath Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
2

Wareham Forest (Great Ovens)

Amphibian & Reptile Conservation, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Middlebere Heath

National Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
3

Bestwall Marsh

Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
5
These are the National Vegetation Classification codes associated with this species:
NVC Codes Description Phase 1 Categories Description
These are the sites where I have found this species: