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Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number 1155775
SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie FSA

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 *****SWAAG_ID***** 351
 Date Entered 25/11/2011
 Updated on 25/11/2011
 Recorded by Tim Laurie
 Category Tree Site Record
 Record Type Botanical HER
 Site Access Public Access Land
 Location West Stonesdale. Startindale Gill
 Civil Parish Muker
 Brit. National Grid NY 8850 0410
 Altitude 400m
 Geology Sandstones and mudstones below the Crow Limestone.
 Record Name MUK130 West Stonesdale. Startindale Gill. Waterfall Ravine. Type A woodland.
 Record Description Waterfall and ravine with low cliff outcrops. Relict woodland with rowan and sallow only and acidic vegetation with rare oak fern at falls.
 Dimensions See photograph
 Geographical area Upper Swaledale
 Common / Notable Species Rowan. Sallow.
 Additional Notes Whereas the only treee species present are rowan and sallows,there is an interesting acidic vegetation with several woodland indicator plants.
 Image 1 ID 1403         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description The falls
 Image 2 ID 1404         Click image to enlarge
 Image 2 Description 
 Image 3 ID 1405         Click image to enlarge
 Image 3 Description 
 Image 4 ID 1406         Click image to enlarge
 Image 4 Description The ravine with isolated rowan.
 Image 5 ID 1407         Click image to enlarge
 Image 5 Description Ancient rowan.
 Image 6 ID 1408         Click image to enlarge
 Image 6 Description Ancient rowan.
 Image 7 ID 1409         Click image to enlarge
 Image 7 Description Ancient rowan
 Image 8 ID 1412         Click image to enlarge
 Image 8 Description The falls with low cliff
 Image 9 ID 1411         Click image to enlarge
 Image 9 Description Oak fern
 Image 10 ID 1413         Click image to enlarge
 Image 10 Description Low cliff with sallow and woodland indicator vegetation.
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