SZ0278 : Calcareous grassland at Townsend Nature Reserve, Sawanage

taken 3 years ago, near to Swanage, Dorset, Great Britain

Calcareous grassland at Townsend Nature Reserve, Sawanage
Calcareous grassland at Townsend Nature Reserve, Sawanage
A 13ha area of limestone grassland, rich in wildflowers & butterflies, & set high above Swanage Bay enjoying splendid views, on the site of old limestone quarries. The ground has settled to form a very uneven landscape of mounds & hollows. Managed by Dorset Wildlife Trust.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 16 February, 2019
Geographical Context
Grassland 
Near (from Tags)
Swanage 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Purbeck  Townsend Nature Reserve 
County (from Tags)
Dorset 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0241 7815 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:36.1839N 1:58.0383W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 02428 78140
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Nature Reserve  Dorset Wildlife Trust  Scrub  Limestone  Grassland  Calcareous Grassland 

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