Natural England Logo
Local Nature Reserves Back
 
Atkinsons Warren
 
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Lincolnshire
Natural England
Regional Team:
Yorkshire and the Humber
Year of Declaration: 2004
Declaring Authority: North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary)
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: SE 877 121
Location: Ferry Road, Scunthorpe, DN15 8LP
Owned by: North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary)
Managed by: North Lincolnshire Council (Unitary)
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: At the Warren Lodge public house, Scunthorpe, head up Ferry Hill road and take the first right hand turn into the car park. Accessible by public transport.
Visitor facilities: Parking facilities, all abilities footpaths and trails throughout site, Information Board, seating
What to see: Acid grassland with heathland, scrub and mixed woodland habitats. 33 breeding bird species including green woodpecker, blackcap and linnet. Excellent for invertebrates, birds and mammals. A Coversands Heathland Site with typical heathland flora including harebell, yarrow and gorse.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Council Countryside Volunteers www.northlincs.gov.uk/leisure/countryside/volunteers/
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: K Perry Tel. (01724) 297028

or try

The Environment Team
North Lincolnshire Council
Church Square House
PO Box 42
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire
DN15 6XQ

Tel: 01724 297000

Email: environment.team@northlincs.gov.uk.


Website address and other links: www.northlincs.gov.uk/leisure/countryside/managementprojects/atkinsonswarren/

or try

www.northlincx.gov.uk and search for Atkinson's Warren Local Nature Reserve.

Last Updated: 25/01/2013
 
Back
 
Copyright    Privacy    Freedom of information    Directgov