Action in 2020 - October

 Saturday 30th October

Staverton Thicks

Staverton Thicks is a site of Special Scientific Interest, a Nature Conservation Review site and a Special Area of Conservation.  It is in the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The Thicks is a dense woodland with mature pollarded oaks and some of the tallest holly trees in the country.

Two holly trees stunting the growth of an oak due to their proximity

The Thicks has been unmanaged for a number of years making it a wonderful place to wander.  There is a variety of lichen and flora and varies invertebrates including some rare species.