Cornard Mere

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Cornard Mere
Site of Special Scientific Interest
Cornard Mere - geograph.org.uk - 859971.jpg
Area of Search Suffolk
Grid reference TL 888 389 [1]
Interest Biological
Area 8.5 hectares[1]
Notification 1986[1]
Location map Magic Map

Cornard Mere is a 8.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Little Cornard in Suffolk.[1][2] It is managed by the Suffolk Wildlife Trust.[3]

This site has diverse habitats, with fen which is seasonally flooded, ruderal herb vegetation, woodland, grassland and scrub. Flora include water mint, gypsywort, skullcap, ragged robin and southern marsh orchid.[4]

There is access from Bures Road.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Designated Sites View: Cornard Mere, Little Cornard". Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Natural England. Retrieved 23 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "Map of Cornard Mere, Little Cornard". Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Natural England. Retrieved 23 May 2017. 
  3. ^ "Cornard Mere". Suffolk Wildlife Trust. Retrieved 23 May 2017. 
  4. ^ "Cornard Mere citation" (PDF). Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Natural England. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 May 2015. Retrieved 23 May 2017. 

Coordinates: 52°00′58″N 0°45′00″E / 52.016°N 0.75°E / 52.016; 0.75