Tyler Hill Meadow LNR
SUMMARY:
Designated site name: Tyler Hill Meadow LNR   View map
LNR Type: Rural Type:  
County: KENT Natural England Area Team: Sussex and Kent (LNR)
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SITE DETAILS:
Date of Declaration: 15/10/2002 Declaring Authority: Canterbury City Council
Area (Ha): 0.84 Grid Reference: TR 137 610
Owned By:  Hackington Parish Council Managed By:  Hackington Parish Council & Kentish Stour Countryside Project.
Location: Tyler Hill, Hackington. CT2 9NE
VISITOR INFORMATION:
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)

Situated north out of Canterbury towards Hackington, St Stephens Hill,off the main A28 Sturry Road.
Train: Sturry Station

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: One of the few remaining unimproved neutral grasslands in Kent.
In summer the grassland supports colourful wild flowers such as St John’s wort and black knapweed. Although the grassland is important the surrounding scrub and woodland also provides undisturbed habitat for birds. Eleven species of butterfly have been recorded on the site as have reptiles such as slow-worms and common lizards which shows that even small sites support a wealth of wildlife.

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