Pearman's Copse is a 6.9-hectare (17-acre) Local Nature Reserve in Lower Earley, a suburb of Reading in Berkshire. It is owned and managed by Wokingham District Council.
|Type||Local Nature Reserve|
|Location||Lower Earley, Berkshire|
|OS grid||SU 735 693|
|Area||6.9 hectares (17 acres)|
|Managed by||Wokingham District Council|
Geography and siteEdit
The nature reserve is 2 hectares (4.9 acres) in size. The nature reserve is ancient woodland which features coppiced areas. The reserve is surrounded by community woodland and it links with Dinton Pastures Country Park.
In 2005 the site was declared as a local nature reserve by Wokingham Borough Council.
The site has the following fauna:
- Lasius Flavus
- Lasius Niger
- Asellus aquaticus
- Armadillidium vulgare
- Armadillidium nasatum
- Porcellio Scaber
The site has the following flora:
- ^ a b "Pearman's Copse". Local Nature Reserves. Natural England. Retrieved 3 November 2019.
- ^ "Map of Pearman's Copse". Local Nature Reserves. Natural England. Retrieved 3 November 2019.
- ^ a b "Pearmans Copse Nature Reserve - Wokingham Borough Council". Wokingham.gov.uk. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
- ^ a b "SHINFIELD PARISH WALK 6 Pearman's Copse and Nores Hill" (PDF). Shinfield Parish Volunteer Group in conjunction with Shinfield Parish Council. Retrieved 30 April 2017.