Breach Fields

Aspect Detail
Geology Clay
Manager Management Unknown
Designation Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)
Area Northern Dorset
Notes: 

Unimproved grassland just west of Shaftesbury

Top 10 Species: 
Species Scientific Name Status Record Date Interest Level
Corky-fruited Water-dropwort Oenanthe pimpinelloides SSSI Notification
5
Dyers Greenweed Genista tinctoria SSSI Notification
4
Heath Spotted Orchid Dactylorhiza maculata SSSI Notification
4
Ragged-Robin Lychnis flos-cuculi SSSI Notification
3
Devils-bit Scabious Succisa pratensis SSSI Notification
3
Southern Marsh-orchid Dactylorhiza praetermissa SSSI Notification
3
Sweet Vernal-grass Anthoxanthum odoratum SSSI Notification
2
Spring Sedge Carex caryophyllea SSSI Notification
2
Yorkshire-fog Holcus lanatus SSSI Notification
2
Heath Grass Danthonia decumbens SSSI Notification
2

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Resources: 
News Headlines: 
SSSI Details: 
SSSI Name Breach Fields
Interest Biological
Schedule Link View schedule on Natural England database
Citation Link View full Natural England citation
My Notes
Map Reference: 
SU070158
Location Map: 
Statistics: 
Name of reserve or wildlife hot-spot Breach Fields
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