Micheldever Spoil Heaps facts for kids
|Site of Special Scientific Interest|
|Area of Search||Hampshire|
|Area||32.1 hectares (79 acres)|
|Location map||Magic Map|
This site is composed of spoil heaps from nineteenth-century railway construction, and it is described by Natural England as "of quite exceptional botanical importance". Most species have colonised the site from nearby, but some from a distance, and the plant assemblage is in a state of flux, with many rareties. There are large populations of fly orchids.
The site is open to the public.
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