High Meadow LNR
Designated site name: High Meadow LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  
County: KENT Natural England Area Team: Sussex and Kent (LNR)
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Date of Declaration: 15/02/2006 Declaring Authority: Dover District Council
Area (Ha): 21.25 Grid Reference: TR 302 418
Owned By:  Dover Town Council Managed By:  The White Cliffs Countryside Partnership
Location: Anstee Road, Dover. CT17 0UU
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)

Noah's Arc Road just off the main A256 High Street, Dover.
The nearest train station is Dover Priory (1 mile).

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: High Meadow is an area of common land perched on one of Dover's hilltops and offering panoramic views of the town in all directions.
A number of orchids thrive at High Meadow including fragrant, common spot and pyramidal.
The site is grazed by a herd of konik horse which are own by the Wildwood Trust. The herd graze this site for some of the year and neighbouring Whinless Down the rest of the time. Grazing helps to give a greater variety of plants and animals opportunities to survive and prevents others from dominating.

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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