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
    ReptilesCommon LizardZootoca vivipara07/09/2017
    ReptilesAdderVipera berus04/1976 to 05/1976
    WildflowersTufted VetchVicia cracca06/08/2016
    WildflowersCommon NettleUrtica dioica06/08/2016
    MammalsBat speciesUnidentified bat species10/07/2013
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesLesser BulrushTypha angustifolia13/09/2018
    WildflowersColt's-footTussilago farfara13/04/2017
    BirdsBlackbirdTurdus merula02/03/2006
    AmphibiansGreat Crested NewtTriturus cristatus07/09/2017
    WildflowersRed CloverTrifolium pratense06/08/2016
    FungiYellow BrainTremella mesenterica13/12/2018
    BeetlesTrechus obtusus27/04/1997
    WildflowersUpright Hedge-parsleyTorilis japonica06/08/2016
    BeetlesTetralaucopora longitarsis21/06/2001
    BeetlesTachyporus solutus27/04/1997
    BeetlesTachyporus nitidulus27/04/1997
    BeetlesTachyporus hypnorum27/04/1997
    HoverfliesThick-legged HoverflySyritta pipiens21/08/2012
    Dragonflies and DamselfliesCommon DarterSympetrum striolatum06/08/2016
    BirdsStarlingSturnus vulgaris13/04/2017
    BirdsTawny OwlStrix aluco13/03/2009
    MothsNut-tree PigmyStigmella microtheriella08/11/2015
    BeetlesStenus ossium27/04/1997
    BeetlesStenus impressus27/04/1997
    BeetlesStenolophus mixtus27/04/1997
    WildflowersHedge WoundwortStachys sylvatica06/08/2016
    WildflowersPrickly Sow-thistleSonchus asper13/09/2018
    WildflowersRed CampionSilene dioica13/04/2017
    BeetlesScymnus haemorrhoidalis27/04/1997
    WildflowersWater FigwortScrophularia auriculata21/08/2012