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Sole Common, SU412707

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Status: Wildlife Trust reserve

Summary: Sole Common is a small site set on the side of a gravel ridge. It consists of a small lake and surrounding woodland. There are sweet chestnut woods, beech, old birch scrub and a flush running into the lake.

Description: Acid lake with fringed sphagnum and rushes. Small areas of wet Calluna/Molinia heath. The stream source is a flush coning out of the base of the gravel.

Reason for interest: Acid nutrient-poor lake. Dragonflies



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page last edited on Wed Jan 22nd 2020 by site user 2901

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