Bisley and West End Commons LNR
Designated site name: Bisley and West End Commons LNR   View map
LNR Type: Rural Type:  Biological
County: SURREY Natural England Area Team: Thames Solent (LNR)
Other overlapping designations: Colony Bog and Bagshot Heath SSSI Thames Basin Heaths SPA Thursley, Ash, Pirbright & Chobham SAC
Date of Declaration: 19/07/2005 Declaring Authority: Surrey County Council
Area (Ha): 37.17 Grid Reference: SU 941 595
Owned By:  Surrey County Council Managed By:  Surrey Wildlife Trust
Location: West End & Knaphill, Surrey. GU24 9EJ
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)

Bisley and West End Commons are situated in the north west of Surrey immediately to the west of the A322 between Knaphill and West End.

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: Open Heathland and Secondary woodland which are home to an array of flora and fauna.
The wet/humid heath is well developed with deer grass, and there is also a high frequency of common dodder.
The surrounding woodland contains species such as mature Scots pine, oak and holly, along with old hazel coppice stools.
An abundance of common bird species breed here and there is evidence of foxes and roe deer throughout the area.

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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