Ashby Woulds Trail, Conkers Waterside, Sarahs Wood, Barretts Pool, Moira Furnace

Wild places

Total species seen at this site: 386

Description

This group of reclaimed greenspaces includes 5 very different sites covering a wide area of land formally used for heavy industry.  This section of the Ashby Woulds Trail links the sites together and includes Sarah’s Wood which was planted in 1995 with designed for access for all, and the Moira Furnace Industrial Heritage site.

Latest records

Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
Silver BirchBetula pendula07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Grey AlderAlnus incana07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Downy BirchBetula pubescens07/09/2017Debbie Giles
HazelCorylus avellana07/09/2017Debbie Giles
SnowberrySymphoricarpos albus07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Bramble agg.Rubus fruticosus agg.07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Butterfly-bushBuddleja davidii07/09/2017Debbie Giles
HollyIlex aquifolium07/09/2017Debbie Giles
ElderSambucus nigra07/09/2017Debbie Giles
AshFraxinus excelsior07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Field MapleAcer campestre07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Flowering CurrantRibes sanguineum07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Common NettleUrtica dioica07/09/2017Debbie Giles
Bristly OxtongueHelminthotheca echioides07/09/2017Debbie Giles
DogwoodCornus sanguinea07/09/2017Debbie Giles

Group Common Name Latin Name Last Seen
AmphibiansCommon ToadBufo bufo06/08/2016
AmphibiansCommon FrogRana temporaria18/05/2017
Bees, Wasps, AntsHoney BeeApis mellifera21/06/2016
Bees, Wasps, AntsRed-tailed BumblebeeBombus lapidarius06/07/2017
Bees, Wasps, AntsWhite-tailed Bumble BeeBombus lucorum agg.21/06/2016
Bees, Wasps, AntsCommon Carder BumblebeeBombus pascuorum06/08/2016
Bees, Wasps, AntsEarly BumblebeeBombus pratorum04/06/2016
Bees, Wasps, AntsBuff-tailed BumblebeeBombus terrestris09/03/2017
Bees, Wasps, AntsNegro AntFormica fusca30/09/1987
Bees, Wasps, AntsYellow Meadow AntLasius flavus30/09/1987
Bees, Wasps, AntsSmall Black AntLasius niger30/09/1987
Bees, Wasps, AntsMyrmica ruginodis30/09/1987
BeetlesCantharis rustica04/06/2016
Beetles7 Spot LadybirdCoccinella septempunctata05/07/2016
BeetlesHarlequin LadybirdHarmonia axyridis06/07/2017
BeetlesCommon Malachite BeetleMalachius bipustulatus04/06/2016
BeetlesOedemera lurida06/07/2017
BeetlesSwollen-thighed BeetleOedemera nobilis04/06/2016
BeetlesPolydrusus formosus04/06/2016
BeetlesViburnum BeetlePyrrhalta viburni04/06/2016
BeetlesCommon Red Soldier BeetleRhagonycha fulva05/07/2016
BirdsSparrowhawkAccipiter nisus01/03/2011
BirdsLong-tailed TitAegithalos caudatus24/03/2016
BirdsKingfisherAlcedo atthis26/06/2017
BirdsMallardAnas platyrhynchos13/07/2017
BirdsSwiftApus apus08/07/2016
BirdsGrey HeronArdea cinerea07/09/2017
BirdsCanada GooseBranta canadensis09/03/2017
BirdsBuzzardButeo buteo06/07/2017
BirdsGoldfinchCarduelis carduelis06/07/2017