Natural England - Redgrave and Lopham Fen NNR

Redgrave and Lopham Fen NNR

Redgrave and Lopham Fen NNR is an extensive area of spring-fed valley fen in the headwaters of the River Waveney on the Suffolk/Norfolk border. It is the largest fen in lowland England. The reserve has a range of distinct habitats including the internationally important saw sedge beds and purple-moor grasslands. It is also home to one of only two British populations of the fen raft spider

Redgrave and Lopham Fen NNR

Where: Norfolk and Suffolk

Main habitat: Peatland

Management: Although most NNRs are managed by Natural England, some are wholly or partly managed by other bodies approved under Section 35 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981.

Redgrave and Lopham Fen NNR is owned and managed by the Suffolk Wildlife Trust.

For full information about the NNR, its wildlife and how to visit can be found on the Suffolk Wildlife Trustexternal link website.

Contact information

Suffolk Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01379 687618
Email: richard.young@suffolkwildlifetrust.org