Decidious Woodland


Comprising Greatmead Copse only, the vegetation type is W8 Fraxinus excelsior - Acer campestreMercurialis perennis woodland (Hall et. al. 2004). There is a diverse and variable ground flora, the understory is often well-developed with frequent Corylus avellana, the canopy is dominated by Fraxinus excelsior and Acer campestre (except under power line), Quercus sp. is also common.

Soil: predominantly wet, gleyed clays

Litter: variable

Mean Environmental Variables

Temperature (°C): 10.38 ±0.91

Moisture (%): 32.61 ±11.35

pH: 6.43 ±0.43


Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith