28 relations: Alder, Amberley Wild Brooks, Betula pubescens, Birch, Bog, British National Vegetation Classification, British NVC community W1 (Salix cinerea – Galium palustre woodland), British NVC community W7, Bryophyte, Cambridgeshire, Crane fly, Devon, England, Environmental stewardship, Fire Beacon Hill, Mammal, Natural England, Otter, Oxygen, Salix pentandra, Tree, United Kingdom, Valley, West Sussex, Wicken Fen, Willow, Woodland, Woodland and scrub communities in the British National Vegetation Classification system.
Alder is the common name of a genus of flowering plants (Alnus) belonging to the birch family Betulaceae.
Amberley Wild Brooks is a wetland Site of Special Scientific Interest in the flood plain of the River Arun, just north of the village of Amberley, West Sussex, England.
Betula pubescens (syn. Betula alba), commonly known as downy birch and also as moor birch, white birch, European white birch or hairy birch, is a species of deciduous tree, native and abundant throughout northern Europe and northern Asia, growing farther north than any other broadleaf tree.
A birch is a thin-leaved deciduous hardwood tree of the genus Betula, in the family Betulaceae, which also includes alders, hazels, and hornbeams.
A bog is a wetland that accumulates peat, a deposit of dead plant material—often mosses, and in a majority of cases, sphagnum moss.
The British National Vegetation Classification or NVC is a system of classifying natural habitat types in Great Britain according to the vegetation they contain.
NVC community W1 (Salix cinerea - Galium palustre woodland) is one of the woodland communities in the British National Vegetation Classification system; it is one of seven woodland communities in the NVC classed as "wet woodlands".
NVC community W7 (Alder-Ash-Yellow Pimpernell woodland) is one of the woodland communities in the British National Vegetation Classification system; it is one of seven woodland communities in the NVC classed as "wet woodlands".
Bryophytes are an informal group consisting of three divisions of non-vascular land plants (embryophytes): the liverworts, hornworts and mosses.
Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs.), is an East Anglian county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the north-east, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west.
Crane fly is a common name referring to any member of the insect family Tipulidae, of the order Diptera, true flies in the superfamily Tipuloidea.
Devon, also known as Devonshire, which was formerly its common and official name, is a county of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the English Channel in the south.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Environmental stewardship refers to responsible use and protection of the natural environment through conservation and sustainable practices.
Fire Beacon Hill is a Local Nature Reserve in East Devon, England.
Mammals are the vertebrates within the class Mammalia (from Latin mamma "breast"), a clade of endothermic amniotes distinguished from reptiles (including birds) by the possession of a neocortex (a region of the brain), hair, three middle ear bones, and mammary glands.
Natural England is a non-departmental public body in the United Kingdom sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Otters are carnivorous mammals in the subfamily Lutrinae.
Oxygen is a chemical element with symbol O and atomic number 8.
Salix pentandra, the bay willow, is a species of willow native to northern Europe and northern Asia.
In botany, a tree is a perennial plant with an elongated stem, or trunk, supporting branches and leaves in most species.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
A valley is a low area between hills or mountains often with a river running through it.
West Sussex is a county in the south of England, bordering East Sussex (with Brighton and Hove) to the east, Hampshire to the west and Surrey to the north, and to the south the English Channel.
Wicken Fen is a 254.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Wicken in Cambridgeshire.
Willows, also called sallows, and osiers, form the genus Salix, around 400 speciesMabberley, D.J. 1997.
Woodland, is a low-density forest forming open habitats with plenty of sunlight and limited shade.
This article gives an overview of the woodland and scrub communities in the British National Vegetation Classification system.