April 29, 2014

Reptile Receptor Site Creation, April 2014

Client: Consortium of developers

Location: Billingshurst, West Sussex

  • Created over 5,000 m2 of native wild flower habitat by removing the topsoil, laying specialist turf and sowing specially selected wild flower meadow seed.
  • Planted native tree and shrub species and installed tree guards to enhance the site’s characteristics
  • Installed post and rail stock proof fencing to protect the site from local livestock
  • Constructed two hibernacula and a series of basking mounds
  • One year on and the site looks fantastic!