Calke Park NNR encompasses the ancient deer park of the Calke Abbey estate. The reserve includes rich wood pasture and has concentrations of very large, old, stag-headed oak trees as well as lime and beeches.
Main habitats: Wood Pasture
Area: 79.7 Ha
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. Calke Park is owned and managed by the National Trust.
Further information about the NNR, its wildlife and how to visit can be found on the Calke Park website.
Ticknall, Derby, DE73 7LE
Telephone: 01332 863822