Woodgate, Burbage

    Wildlife Highlights

    The site attracts a good variety of birds, including warblers in the scrub and Tawny Owl in the mature trees. The wetland areas support frogs and toads and Grass Snake has also been recorded here.

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 235

    Description

    This 4 hectare site has a number of different habitats, principally mesotrophic grassland, wet woodland, a pond and flood meadow. It additionally has areas of rough grassland and scrub and several mature Ash and Oak trees.

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    RavenCorvus corax15/09/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    DogwoodCornus sanguinea02/09/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    Small TortoiseshellAglais urticae29/06/2019BurbageNP
    SparrowhawkAccipiter nisus29/06/2019BurbageNP
    Hedge WoundwortStachys sylvatica29/06/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    Dotted LoosestrifeLysimachia punctata29/06/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    AshFraxinus excelsior28/06/2019BurbageNP
    Oxeye DaisyLeucanthemum vulgare28/06/2019BurbageNP
    Yellow IrisIris pseudacorus26/06/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    Emperor DragonflyAnax imperator16/06/2019John Hayes
    Garden SnailCornu aspersum15/06/2019John Hayes
    SparrowhawkAccipiter nisus24/02/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    BullfinchPyrrhula pyrrhula24/02/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    Coal TitPeriparus ater24/02/2019PhilipCrowfoot
    SnowdropGalanthus nivalis15/02/2019BurbageNP