Barnwell II West LNR
Designated site name: Barnwell II West LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  Biological
County: CAMBRIDGESHIRE Natural England Area Team: West Anglia (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 18/06/2001 Declaring Authority: Cambridge City Council
Area (Ha): 3.75 Grid Reference: TL 478 584
Owned By:  Cambridge City Council Managed By:  Cambridge City Council
Location: Eastern side of Coldhams Common and next to Barnwell Road, Cambridge CB1 3HU
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)

Foot/cycle entrances on Barnwell Road, Coldham's Common and Galfrid Road.
Bus route Citi 3.
By road - located west of Barnwell 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 wildlife corridor formed along the Coldham Brook has valuable habitats used by a variety of birds. The Brook is managed to encourage water voles.
Species include blackthorn, hawthorn and wild rose scrub. Birds include kingfishers, nightingales, redwings and fieldfares. Invertebrates include speckled wood, and orange tip butterflies, dragonflies and damselflies.

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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