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Bentley Station Meadow
Site of Special Scientific Interest
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Area of Search Hampshire
Interest Biological
Area 5.2 hectares (13 acres)
Notification 1992
Location map Magic Map

Bentley Station Meadow is a 5.2-hectare (13-acre) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest south of Bentley in Hampshire.

This area of unimproved herb-rich grassland is dominated by cock's-foot, Yorkshire fog and tufted hairgrass. There is a very rich invertebrate fauna, especially hoverflies and butterflies. Hoverflies include the uncommon Sphaerophoria taeniata and Xanthogramma citrofasiatum, while there are 22 species of breeding butterflies.

A public footpath to Bentley railway station goes through the meadow.

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