Natural England - Westhay Moor NNR

Westhay Moor NNR

At Westhay Moor NNR restored peat diggings have been transformed into a network of open water and reedbed making it one of the top bird watching locations in Britain as well having the largest surviving fragment of lowland acid mire in the South West.

Westhay Moor NNR

Where: Somerset

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.

Westhay Moor NNR is owned and managed by the Somerset Wildlife Trust.

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

Contact information

Somerset Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01823 652400
Email: enquiries@somersetwildlife.org

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