Wren"s Nest National Nature Reserve

geological handbook and field guide
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Dudley Leisure Services, Nature Conservancy Council. , Dudley, Peterborough
Wren"s Nest National Nature Reserve -- Guide-books., Natural areas -- England -- Dudley (West Midl
StatementA. Cutler, P. G. Oliver, C. G. R. Reid.
ContributionsOliver, P. Graham., Reid, C. G. R., Dudley (England). Leisure and Amenity Services., Nature Conservancy Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination29p., 1 folded sheet :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21111323M
ISBN 100900911263
OCLC/WorldCa43127639

WREN'S NEST: NATIONAL NATURE RESERVE. Paperback – January 1, by No : No author. Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve, Wren’s Hill Road, Dudley, DY1 3SB.

The car park is located on Wrens Hill Road. The car park is open between -Monday to Friday. Disabled access: There is one car parking space Wrens Nest National Nature Reserve book for blue badge holders at the nature reserve car park.

The Nature Reserve is open 24 hours. The Wren's Nest is a geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Dudley. It is one of the most important geological locations in Britain.

It is also a Local Nature Reserve, a national nature reserve, famous for its well preserved Silurian coral reef fossils/5(5). For information about Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve please visit our Facebook page, or alternatively please ring the Wardens' Base on Welcome. The Friends Of Wrens Nest are time travellers.

They often take themselves away from their normal lives to a beach by a tropical lagoon million years ago. Declared a National Nature Reserve inWren's Nest has exceptional geological and palaeontological features of Silurian age (approximately million years ago).

This was the UK's. Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve is a classic geological site of exceptional importance for the quality and diversity of its fossils and spectacular mining heritage.

This is one of the most. Download Wrens Nest NNR Leaflet, (PDF 1,KB). Download Wrens Nest NNR Leaflet, (PDF 1,KB). Download Geology of Wren’s Nest, Geopark leaflet, (PDF KB). Black Country Geopark. Wren’s Nest National Nature Reserve is the Black Country Geopark’s Geosite Find your way.

Wren'sNest Hill was declared a National Nature Reserve in (the first in the U.K. for geol ogy), with the Mons Hill extension being added in The establishment of the Reserve was in recognition of the exceptional, international importance of the site as a source of Silurian (Wenlock) age fossils.

for more information visit. 's_Nest   The Wrens Nest nature Reserve has over million years of history right up till the present day from geology to the industrial history and the.

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Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve. 2 photos. Save. Directions. Print/PDF Map Share Add to My List. More. Wrens Nest Yellow Trail is a mile loop trail located near Dudley, West Midlands, England that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate.

The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching. The Wardens are, of course, extremely busy with the day-to-day management of the Reserve, practical maintenance work, etc and are unable to meet the large number of requests they receive from schools, walking groups, local history societies, etc for guided tours and talks.

Best trails in Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve. This is a circular walk around the large limestone outcrop known as the Wrens Nest in Dudley.

It starts at the car park on Wrens Hill Road and follows footpaths around the site. The site itself is a f Show more/5(3). Dudley ( miles from Wrens Nest National Nature Reserve) Featuring a garden, Beautiful Edwardian Room is located in Dudley in the West Midlands region, an minute walk from Dudley Magistrates Court and miles from Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council.

Find hotels near Wrens Nest National Nature Reserve, UK online. Good availability and great rates. Book online, pay at the hotel. No reservation costs. The Wren’s Nest National Nature Reserve is an area of nature reserve to the northeast of Dudley in the West Midlands.

It was designated as a National Nature Reserve in because of its exceptional geological and paleontological features of Silurian age. It is also a SSSI. * Suitable for children 6+ (All children must.

The “Nest” was England’s first National Nature Reserve (NNR) in and is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) due to the geology and fossils that can be found here.

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Wren’s Nest is famous for the Calymene blumenbachii trilobite, known as the Dudley Bug, and featured on the Dudley County Borough Council Coat of Arms until Wrens Nest National Nature Reserve is visited and studied by geologists from all over the world due to the international importance of its geology, it is believed that over million years ago the area where Dudley now stands was covered by coral reefs and tropical seas.

See weblink below for more information and downloadable leaflets. Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve. The Ripple Beds - fossilised wave action from the Silurian period, and teeming with fossilsViews:   -Wren's Nest Hill was designated National Nature Reserve in -The reserve is rich in the remains of sea creatures that lived million years ago.

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The Wren's Nest is a geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Dudley. It is one of the most important geological locations in Britain.

It is also a Local Nature Reserve, a national nature reserve, famous for its well preserved Silurian coral reef fossils. Considered the most diverse and abundant fossil site in the British Isles.4/5(5).

T he Wren’s Nest National Nature Reserve is an area of nature reserve to the northeast of Dudley in the West Midlands. It was designated as a National Nature Reserve in because of its exceptional geological and paleontological features of Silurian age. It is also a SSSI. Don’t forget fossil hunting at Wren’s Nest, one of the nature reserves in Dudley Borough.

An exceptionally important geological location in the British Isles, it’s a great place to take children as they’re almost certain to find something in the loose scree.

The Wren’s Nest National Nature Reserve is an area of nature reserve to the northeast of Dudley in the West Midlands. It was designated as a National Nature Reserve in because of its exceptional geological and paleontological features of Silurian age.

It is also a SSSI. * Suitable for children 6+ (All children must be acompanied by an adult).* HIGH VISIBILITY VESTS or jacket essential. Buy Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve Geological Handbook and Field Guide by Alan Cutler from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: 2nd Revised Edition.

Friends of Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve. likes 15 talking about this. We're a group of volunteers supporting this local treasure of Followers: Wren's Nest, Dudley.

likes 10 talking about this 1, were here. The Wren's Nest is a geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in the /5(41). Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve is a Nature Reserve managed as a Tourist or Visitor Attraction by Natural England and is located in or near Dudley (Dudley), England.

You may be able to get detailed information regarding opening times and other facilities if you follow this link to it's own website. Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve's own. Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve. West Midlands (Metropolitan County) -- Dudley (District) -- Nature reserves -- Wren's West National Nature Reserve -- Geological features Confirm this request.

Wren’s Nest is internationally known for its fossils, and in September it celebrated its 60 th anniversary as the World’s first National Nature Reserve. The accolade was granted in during the post-war recovery period, when the Council were looking for green spaces where local people could find peace, reconciliation and inspiration.Dudley, West Midlands, England Wren's Nest Hill was declared a National Nature Reserve in (one of the first for geology in the U.K.), with the Mons Hill extension being added in The establishment of the Reserve was in recognition of the exceptional, international importance of the site as a source of Silurian (Wenlock) age fossils.

Wren's Nest has yielded a great variety of both.The Limestone Fossils of Dudley (Wrens Nest) Visit to the Wrens Nest Nature Reserve (Dudley, West Midlands) Prior to the first of Everything Dinosaur’s summer schools just time for team members to take in a quick trip to the famous Wrens Nest National Nature Reserve (Dudley, West Midlands).