Goss and Tregoss Moors SSSI
SUMMARY:
Designated site name: Goss and Tregoss Moors SSSI   View map
Other designations: 6
Legally underpinned by: Goss and Tregoss Moors SSSI
SITE DETAILS:
Area (Ha): 7.8307 Grid reference: SW 946 604
Features from overlapped sites: 25
DESIGNATED FEATURES:
Aggregations of breeding birds - Willow Tit, Poecile montanus
Assemblages of breeding birds - Mixed: Lowland fen, Woodland
Assemblages of breeding birds - Mixed: Lowland heath, Scrub
Assemblages of breeding birds - Scrub
Invert. assemblage F2 grassland & scrub matrix
Invert. assemblage W2 mineral marsh & open water
Invert. assemblage W3 permanent wet mire
Lichen assemblage
Lowland dry acid grassland (U3)
Lowland dry heath
Lowland fens, including basin, flood-plain, open water transition and valley fens
Lowland mire grassland and rush pasture
Nationally scarce plant - Chamaemelum nobile, Chamomile
Nationally scarce plant - Illecebrum verticillatum, Coral Necklace
Outstanding dragonfly assemblage
Population of RDB beetle - Hydrochus nitidicollis, a water beetle
Populations of nationally scarce butterfly species - Eurodryas aurinia, Marsh Fritillary
Populations of nationally scarce butterfly species - Plebejus argus, Silver-studded Blue
Valley fen (lowland)
Vascular plant assemblage
Wet woodland
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