Swinley Park and Brick Pits facts for kids
|Site of Special Scientific Interest|
|Area of Search||Berkshire|
|Area||88.7 hectares (219 acres)|
|Location map||Magic Map|
The park is mainly a conifer plantation with scattered ancient oaks, sweet chestnuts and beech trees. Decaying trees have many rare species of insect. Swinley Brick Pits have several small pools which provide a habitat for dragonflies and waterfowl, as well as breeding sites for all three species of newts and a colony of marsh clubmoss.
There is access to the park from New Forest Ride.
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