Bowthorpe Marsh LNR
Designated site name: Bowthorpe Marsh LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  
County: NORFOLK Natural England Area Team: Norfolk & Suffolk (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 01/01/1989 Declaring Authority: Norwich City Council
Area (Ha): 5.85 Grid Reference: TG 181 085
Owned By:  Norwich City Council Managed By:  Norwich City Council
Location: Dodderman Way, Norwich. NR5
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

Dodderman Way off Tolgate Way, off the main B1108 Watton Road, west out of Earlham.
Train: Nearest Station, Norwich.

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: A low-lying, undulating area of tall-herb fen and unimproved grassland adjacent to the River.
The drainage ditches support reed sweet-grass along with other aquatic species. There is a small seasonal pond.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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