Branksome Dene Chine LNR
Designated site name: Branksome Dene Chine LNR   View map
LNR Type: Rural Type:  Geological
County: DORSET Natural England Area Team: Wessex (LNR)
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Date of Declaration: 26/03/2004 Declaring Authority: Poole Borough Council
Area (Ha): 4.74 Grid Reference: SZ 068 900
Owned By:  Borough of Poole Managed By:  Borough of Poole
Location: Pinewood Road, Branksome. BH13 6JT
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)

Go south down the B3065, then take a left on to Westminster Road

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: The woodland includes a number of tree species, although much of the shrub layer is dominated by dense stands of rhododendron and laurel. Small areas of remnant heathland are present. Much of the rhododendron and other invasive shrubs have now been removed

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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