Pickup (Fairburn Ings)

Site Details      

 Walkers :                                              Length:  796m      Walk time:  20 mins   Altitude: 8m.

Located at Fairburn Ings visitor centre it is a mix of  Unimproved neutral Grassland and hedgerows and some sections of woodland 


S1 Benefits from a good variety of nectar sources and is a magnet for the vanessid species

S2 shade anduncut grasses  are favoured by Ringlet

S3 hedgeline is highly productive with its uncut grasses  with large numbers of Meadow Browns

S4 + S5  lacks somewhat in numbers and species as cut for hay.

S6 enters the woodland  with good numbers of Speckled Wood  and is a favourite with Brimstone and Comma.

S7   Longer grasses are a favourite with Gatekeeper and Ringlet and Brown Argus