Charley Woods

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 167

    Description

    This reserve is owned by the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust and covers 26.8 ha. The display of bluebells in Burrow Wood in the spring is an impressive sight  and it also has a great variety of dead wood habitats, from standing dead trees to rotting fallen trees and branches, which are important for insects.

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Desoria tigrina30/08/2018AJ Cann
    7 Spot LadybirdCoccinella septempunctata30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Conomelus anceps30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Dicyrtomina minuta30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Entomobrya nivalis30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Harlequin LadybirdHarmonia axyridis30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Liocoris tripustulatus30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Noon FlyMesembrina meridiana30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Orchesella cincta30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Pogonognathellus longicornis30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Tachina fera30/08/2018AJ Cann
    White CloverTrifolium repens30/08/2018AJ Cann
    Cock's-footDactylis glomerata19/05/2018AJ Cann
    Meadow FoxtailAlopecurus pratensis19/05/2018AJ Cann
    AshFraxinus excelsior19/05/2018AJ Cann
    Managed By
    Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust