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Acomb Wood and Meadow
 
LNR Type: Urban
County: North Yorkshire
Natural England
Regional Team:
Yorkshire and the Humber
Year of Declaration: 2007
Declaring Authority: City of York 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 570 493
Location: Acomb Wood Drive, York, YO24 3
Owned by: City of York Council (Unitary)
Managed by: City of York Council (Unitary)
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: From the A1036 roundabout near Tesco's, go down Moor Lane. After about 1.6km turn right on to Alness Drive. Take the third right onto Acomb Wood Lane. Access to the site can be gained from the pub/local shops car park.
Visitor facilities: Level footpaths in the main woodland area. Parking is available at the shopping centre on Acomb Wood Drive.
What to see: Mixed woodland and ancient grassland in the middle of a large housing estate. Uncommon woodland plants include sanicle and twayblade.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Friends of Acomb Wood
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: For more information about the site or how to get involved, contact the Friends of Acomb Wood by telephoning the Parks and Open Spaces team on
Tel: 01904 553440.
Website address and other links: www.york.gov.uk/info/200417/nature_reserves/205/nature_reserves/2

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Last Updated: 28/01/2013
 
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