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Oldbury Nuclear Power Station Nature Reserve, Oldbury-on-Severn, Glocs

Wed 22 June 2022
Oldbury Power Station
BS35 1RQ
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Leaders Clare and Mark Kitchen

Meet at 11:00am at the large free car park just to the right inside the power station gates BS35 1RQ (ST608943).

No toilets (the nearest are at Thornbury several miles away)

The reserve is reclaimed land from settling ponds and has Rough Hawk’s-beard Crepis biennis and some hybrid Marsh-orchids Dactylorhiza spp.  and other water plants.

The reserve allows access onto the sea wall which has Yellow-vetch Vicia lutea, Sea Clover Trifolium squamosum and Sea Wormwood Artemisia maritima as well as other salt requiring species.

Easy walk with nice views of the Severn. Food and drink required and stout footwear.

To book, contact Janet John wfs.meetings@gmail.com or phone 01753 884490

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Important information about One Day Meeting

  • Field meetings are open to all members of the Society. Guests may also attend meetings. Children are welcome but remain the responsibility of parents/guardians at all times.
  • Leaders have received updated procedures and recommendations to ensure the safety of members on meetings with regard to Covid-19. These include maintaining social distancing and perhaps limiting numbers at a meeting depending on terrain.
  • To receive monthly updates with details about availability of places or changes to arrangements in meetings and information about extra meetings, sign up for the WFS Alerts system.
  • Please DO NOT bring dogs as many field meetings are held in nature reserves or where there are grazing animals. Registered guide dogs may be exempt from this requirement, unless they are prohibited by the landowners. Please check with the meeting organiser.
  • Transport and accommodation is the responsibility of the attendee. However, members who do not drive or who have difficulty in reaching the starting point should contact the leader, whose details you will be given when you book, to see if transport might be available.
  • Please arrive promptly for the meeting. If you have traffic problems let the leader know so they can advise on the route and how you can find the group.
  • When you arrive at the meeting, park considerately, act responsibly, bearing in mind the Countryside Code, and stay with the group. Always inform the leader if you must leave before the end of a meeting.
  • Packed lunches are usually required and need to be carried.
  • All those attending Wild Flower Society field meetings do so at their own risk.
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