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Dulwich Upper Wood
 
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 2005
Declaring Authority: Borough of Southwark
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: TQ 337 712
Location: Farquhar Rd, Crystal Palace. SE19
Owned by: London Borough of Southwark
Managed by: Trust for Urban Ecology (part of the BTCV group)
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Car- Farquhar Road off the main A212 Crystal Palace Parade
Buses - 3, 122, 157, 202, 227, 322, 358, 363, 410, 417 to Crystal Palace
Train- Gipsy Hill or Crystal Palace
Visitor facilities: Walk around a lovely woodland local nature reserve, guided tours at 11am and 2pm.
Some of the site is on slopes, so is not suitable for wheelchairs, with some steps etc; but there is a path that goes right through the nature reserve that is suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs.
There are a couple of bark paths.
Toilets.
What to see: The present day shape and composition of Dulwich Upper Wood can be traced back to the Great North Wood
Habitat: Mixed Oak woodland, woodland birds, stag beetles and bats.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Volunteering at the site please contact the warden/site manager Jim Murphy on
Email J.Murphy@btcv.org.
Tel 0208 761 6230
www.urbanecology.org.uk/dulwichvolunteering.html
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: Trust for Urban Ecology
Tel 020 8293 1904
Email true@btcv.org.uk
or try
Southwark Council
Parks and Gardens
Tel: 020 7525 2000
Email parks@southwark.gov.uk
or General Enquiries
Tel 020 7525 5000
Email csc@southwark.gov.uk

Website address and other links: www.urbanecology.org.uk/dulwich.html
or
www.dulwichsociety.com/2011-spring/617-dulwich-upper-wood-local-nature-reserve
Alternatively try
www.southwark.gov.uk and search for Dulwich Upper Wood Local Nature Reserve




Last updated 04/03/13
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