Conkers

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 212

    Description

    This site includes 120 acres of young woodland in amongst a popular nature discovery centre. The National Forest Charitable Trust is the Trust that owns Conkers has the wider objective of reclaiming derelict industrial landscapes, planting trees, creating recreational forests and parkland for the local and regional communities. 

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Yellow BrainTremella mesenterica13/12/2018Melinda Bell
    Brown CupRutstroemia firma13/12/2018Melinda Bell
    Velvet ShankFlammulina velutipes13/12/2018Melinda Bell
    JayGarrulus glandarius13/12/2018Melinda Bell
    Wrinkled ClubClavulina rugosa13/12/2018Melinda Bell
    Lecidella elaeochroma11/12/2018Kathy Belfield
    Lecanora chlarotera11/12/2018Kathy Belfield
    Grey HeronArdea cinerea13/09/2018glen Rayner
    CootFulica atra13/09/2018glen Rayner
    MallardAnas platyrhynchos13/09/2018glen Rayner
    DogwoodCornus sanguinea13/09/2018glen Rayner
    MoorhenGallinula chloropus13/09/2018glen Rayner
    HornbeamCarpinus betulus13/09/2018glen Rayner
    Common ReedPhragmites australis13/09/2018glen Rayner
    Great WillowherbEpilobium hirsutum13/09/2018glen Rayner

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    BirdsSparrowhawkAccipiter nisus13/04/2017
    WildflowersYarrowAchillea millefolium13/09/2018
    BeetlesAcupalpus dubius21/06/2001
    BirdsLong-tailed TitAegithalos caudatus13/04/2017
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHorse-chestnutAesculus hippocastanum13/09/2018
    Dragonflies and DamselfliesBrown HawkerAeshna grandis06/08/2016
    BeetlesAgabus bipustulatus27/04/1997
    BeetlesAgabus sturmii27/04/1997
    ButterfliesSmall TortoiseshellAglais urticae13/04/2017
    BirdsSkylarkAlauda arvensis30/03/2010
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersAlderAlnus glutinosa13/04/2017
    BeetlesAmischa decipiens27/04/1997
    BeetlesAnacaena globulus27/04/1997
    BeetlesAnacaena lutescens27/04/1997
    BirdsMallardAnas platyrhynchos13/09/2018
    BirdsGadwallAnas strepera22/08/2007
    WildflowersWild AngelicaAngelica sylvestris13/04/2017
    Bees, Wasps, AntsAnoplius nigerrimus04/09/2013
    BeetlesAnthicus antherinus27/04/1997
    BeetlesAnthobium unicolor27/04/1997
    WildflowersCow ParsleyAnthriscus sylvestris13/04/2017
    BirdsGrey HeronArdea cinerea13/09/2018
    WildflowersMugwortArtemisia vulgaris06/08/2016
    Ferns & HorsetailsHart's-tongueAsplenium scolopendrium04/09/2013
    BeetlesBembidion articulatum27/04/1997
    BeetlesBembidion assimile21/06/2001
    BeetlesBembidion obtusum27/04/1997
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersSilver BirchBetula pendula06/08/2016
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRed-tailed BumblebeeBombus lapidarius06/08/2016
    BeetlesBradycellus harpalinus27/04/1997