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Rack Marsh, SU452694

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Status: SSSI
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Summary: Wet meadow in the flood plain of the River Lambourn, which forms three sides of the site. Primarily sedge which is cut and grazed, and willow scrub.

Description: Field: Mainly sedge. Not usually flooded. Cut and grazed. Tall ruderals. Willow scrub. flowing water. Hazel on drier ground

Reason for interest: Terrestrial and aquatic molluscs, notably Desmoulin's Whorl Snail Birds Plants

Comment: No dedicated parking. A footpath runs through the site.

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page last edited on Tue Jan 21st 2020 by site user 2901

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