This restored gravel pit is the best place in Berkshire for dragonflies and damselflies, such as the downy emerald dragonfly and rare small red damselfly. Other notable species recorded here include brilliant emerald dragonfly, yellow-winged darter, beautiful demoiselle and emerald damselfly. The reserve is also renowned for its mosses and lichens.
Opening times, entry costs, facilities and directions
Image by Colin Pumfrett
Contact UsBerkshire office and Woolley Firs Environmental Education Centre
Cherry Garden Lane
T: 01628 829574