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IPA Factsheet - Thames Basin Heaths
Site code
CountryUnited Kingdom
Administrative regionSouth East (Berkshire, North Hampshire, Surrey)
Central co-ordinates51o 50' N / 2o 39' E map
Area8287
Altitude0 - 0
 

 Site Description

 Botanical Significance

 General Habitat Description

Land use

Land use% CoverLevel
agriculture (animals)Major
agriculture (horticult)Major
agriculture (arable)Major
agriculture (mixed)Major
forestryMajor
tourism/recreationMinor
urban/industrial/transportMinor

Botanical Richness

EUNIS level 2 code & nameIPA Assess.Habitat Assess.% of indicator speciesNo. SpeciesNational BiotopeData qualityCriteria
C3 Littoral zone of inland surface water bodies2012201200unknownB

Threatened Habitats

IPA Habitat code & nameIPA Assess.Habitat Assess.AreaData qualityCriteria

Protection

DesignationProtected Area NameRelationship with IPAOverlap with IPA
Site of Special Scientific InterestOckham and Wisley Commonunknown0
Site of Special Scientific InterestWhitmoor Commonunknown0
Site of Special Scientific InterestAsh to Brookwood Heathsunknown0
Site of Special Scientific InterestBourley and Long Valleyunknown0
Site of Special Scientific InterestCastle Bottom to Yateley Commonunknown0
Site of Special Scientific InterestBroadmoor to Bagshot Woods and Heathsunknown0
Site of Special Scientific InterestChobham Commonunknown0
Site of Special Scientific InterestBramshillunknown0
Special Area of ConservationThursley, Ash, Pirbright & Chobhamunknown0
National Nature ReserveChobham Commonunknown0
National Nature ReserveCastle Bottomunknown0

Management

TypeDescriptionYear startedYear finishes

Threats

ThreatImportance
habitat fragmentation/isolationmedium
development (industry)low
development (infrastructure/transport)low
development (recreation/tourism)low
development (urbanisation)low
water (drainage)medium
water (dredging/canalization)medium
water (extraction/drainage/canalisation/managementmedium
water (management systems)medium
forestry (afforestation)medium
forestry (deforestation)medium
foresty (intensified forest management)medium
abandonment/reduction of land managementmedium
eutrophicationlow
agricultural intensification/expansion (arable)medium
agricultural intensification/expansion (general)medium
agricultural intensification/expansion (grazing)medium
agricultural intensification/expansion (horticult)medium
construction/impact of dyke/dam/barragemedium

 Conservation Issues

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