Twinhills Woods and Meadows
|Site of Special Scientific Interest|
|Area of Search||Somerset|
|Area||21.2 hectares (0.212 km2; 0.082 sq mi)|
|Natural England website|
Twinhills Woods and Meadows comprise a complex of ancient, semi-natural woodland, neutral and calcareous grassland with associated mature hedges and areas of shrub growth. Further interest is added by the presence of a large number of butterfly species on the site. A total of 26 species have been recorded including Grizzled Skipper (Pyrgus malvae), White-letter Hairstreak (Satyrium w-album), Green-veined White (Pieris napi), Brown Argus (Aricia agestis), Marbled White (Melangargia galthea), Silver-washed Fritillary (Argynnis paphia) and Marsh Fritillary (Eurodryas aurinia).
The site is crossed by the Monarch's Way long distance footpath.
- "Twinhills Woods and Meadows". English Nature. Retrieved 2006-08-21.