Jun 132019
 
Thursley common trip report

The group met up at Thursley common on Sunday, which was the best day of the week weather wise.  Thursley common National Nature Reserve is the largest and most important heathland area in Surrey.  It has a mosaic of open dry heathland, peat bogs, ponds, and pine and deciduous woodlands. As such it holds a […]

May 232017
 
Thursley Common trip report

Thursley Common is a special habitat which is home to a host of specialised plants, insects and birds.  At first sight the sandy heathland with scattered stands of trees and the low lying bogs can seem empty of life, but stand still for a few minutes, or look down closely near where you’re standing, or look […]

Jun 212012
 
Thursley Common - trip report

The group visited Thursley Common in Surrey on Sunday 17 June.  The day started overcast but soon cleared to a sunny day, however the recent heavy rainfall meant that the boggy part of this National Nature Reserve was particularly wet and in one section brought a whole new meaning to ‘boardwalk’! It is now six […]