June 21, 2011
England expert to lead guided walk at Berrow Nature Reserve
Free guided walks around Berrow's Nature Reserve are to be
held by the conservation team from Natural England this evening
The event, to be held from 7pm, will be led by Bob Corns from
Natural England (pictured above).
Those wishing to attend this free event should meet at the Nature
Reserve Car Park accessed opposite Sandy Glade Caravan Park in
Coast Road, Berrow.
Berrow Dunes supports one of the most diverse floras in Somerset
with at least 270 species of flowering plant being recorded on
The nature reserve is also one of the best sites for moths and
recently three rare species were recorded, including the Pinion
Spotted Pug Moth last recorded in Somerset in 1868!
Sedgemoor District Council, in partnership with Natural England
and Berrow Conservation Group, currently manage the reserve and
wish to raise awareness of the wildlife importance of this site
of special scientific interest.
Pictured: Natural England's Bob Corns on a previous guide
walk at Berrow