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Barton Fen

Barton Fen, at Barton Turf in the Norfolk Broads, is a small and accessible Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) with a range of habitats including woodland, scrub, heathland, fen and wet ditches. The site supports a diverse range of plants, insects, birds and mammals, and is managed for conservation purposes as well as the harvesting of reed and sedge for thatching. A range of topics can be studied, from plant and insect identification through to ecological succession and the reed and sedge cutting industry.


11 Johnsons Street
Great Yarmouth
NR29 5NZ

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01692 631064
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