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Millhams Mead

Millhams Mead

Visiting Information: 
Location Map: 

The blue pin mark the approximate centre of the reserve, the yellow pin(s) mark the approximate locations of parking places that enable you to access the reserve.

Nearby Sites: 

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  • Approximate Distance: 1 mile approx

    An urban nature reserve with an impressive species list providing a very pleasant walk for the nature lover.


     

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    Two recently constructed reservoirs that attract large numbers of wildfowl in winter but also have lots of flowers and insects in summer.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 2 Miles

    A delightful garden where the emphasis is now on allowing nature to thrive but in a formalised environment


     

  • Approximate Distance: 2 miles approx

    A riverside walk along the Stour in the northen suburbs of Bournemouth


     

  • Approximate Distance: 3 miles approx

    An extensive area of heathland on the edge of Bournemouth and of high ecological value


     

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    A surprisingly large area of dry heathland that has escaped the development around it and is now part of the Great Heaths Project.


     

     

  • Approximate Distance: 4 Miles

    Alder Hills is an abandoned clay pit which has an interesting array of animal and plant species and is well worth a visit.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 4 Miles

    Varied, interesting habitat along the course of the Bourne river as it runs though Wallisdown and Branksome towards the sea.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 4 miles approx

    An interesting urban nature reserve that is surprisingly home to Dartford warbler amongst other things.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 5 miles approx

    A significant area of heathland of varying types with some high dry, sandy areas and low boggy areas which have interesting pools. 


     

  • Approximate Distance: 5 miles approx

    A Dorset Wildlife Trust reserve tucked away by Bournemouth International airport. Wet, rough pasture with masses of flowers and lots of damselflies and butterflies.