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Webb's Wood (FC)

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Map of Webb's Wood (FC)

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County : England(Wiltshire)
Gridref : SU04508570
Year established : 1996
Number of sections : 14
Altitude (m) : 103
Length (m) : 3500
Width (m) : 5
Broad habitat : Mature broadleaved woodland
The following species have been recorded on this site:
SpeciesStatusColonised / ExtinctMean Count 
Essex/Small SkipperStable 183.68 more
Small SkipperDeclining 81.07 more
Essex SkipperStable 1.14 more
Large SkipperStable 44.35 more
Dingy Skipper? 0.38 more
Grizzled Skipper? 1.57 more
Clouded Yellow? 1.22 more
BrimstoneStable 31.86 more
Large WhiteStable 37.67 more
Small WhiteStable 32.27 more
Green-veined WhiteStable 150.64 more
Orange-tipIncreasing 24.93 more
Brown Hairstreak? 0.57 more
Purple Hairstreak? 0.96 more
Small CopperStable 22.85 more
Brown Argus? 0.66 more
Common BlueStable 33.96 more
Chalk Hill Blue? 1 more
Holly BlueStable 1.23 more
White AdmiralStable 18.21 more
Red AdmiralStable 12.49 more
Painted LadyStable 3.89 more
Small TortoiseshellStable 10.35 more
PeacockStable 104.48 more
CommaStable 37.63 more
Dark Green Fritillary? 1 more
Silver-washed FritillaryIncreasing 2.01 more
Speckled WoodStable 100.95 more
Marbled WhiteStable 44.35 more
GatekeeperStable 532.01 more
Meadow BrownDeclining 2910.08 more
Small HeathDeclining 10.46 more
RingletIncreasing 473.22 more

This table shows the species that have been recorded on this site. Where sufficient data is available, trends in abundance are assessed and colonisation/extinction events are identified. Click on 'more' to see a plot of abundance through time for each species. See green question mark above for more details.


The UKBMS is run by  Butterfly Conservation (BC), the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH) and the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO), in partnership with the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC), and supported and steered by Forestry Commission (FC),  Natural England (NE), Natural Resources Wales (NRW), Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA), and Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH). The UKBMS is indebted to all volunteers who contribute data to the scheme.