Wildlife on the moors

A mini guide to wildlife of the Watershed Landscape.

Downloadable Resources

Photos of moorland flora and fauna=A Flickr set showing some of the stunning wildlife of the moors.

Photos of moorland flora and fauna

A Flickr set showing some of the stunning wildlife of the moors.

Go to this Web Site

Wildlife identification guides

A handy list of moorland flora and fauna identification guides to help plan your fieldwork.

Download this file (616KB pdf)

What's happening with moorland wildlife in spring?

Download this file (473KB pdf)

What's happening with moorland wildlife in summer?

Download this file (516KB pdf)

What's happening with moorland wildlife in autumn?

Download this file (507KB pdf)

What's happneing with moorland wildlife in winter?

Download this file (551KB pdf)

Plant and tree id dial - print and make

Download your very own plant and tree identification dial to print and make.

Download this file (917KB pdf)

Bird id dial - print and make

Download your very own bird identification dial to print and make.

Download this file (738KB pdf)

The Pennine Finch or Twite

A factsheet about the Pennine Finch or Twite and the work going on to return it to its moorland habitat in the Watershed Landscape.

Download this file (673KB pdf)

Nature on the map=Visit the Natural England website to use the powerful Nature on the map service.

Nature on the map

Visit the Natural England website to use the powerful Nature on the map service.

Go to this Web Site

Postcode Plant Database=A database where you can search for plants in the immediate area of a postcode.  Excellent resource for planning fieldwork.Hosted by the Natural History Museum.

Postcode Plant Database

A database where you can search for plants in the immediate area of a postcode. Excellent resource for planning fieldwork.Hosted by the Natural History Museum.

Go to this Web Site

Quick guide to moorland flora

A quick guide to some of the fantastic moorland plants in the Watershed Landscape.

Download this file (1723KB pdf)

Quick guide to moorland fauna

An overview of animals and birds that live in the Watershed Landscape.

Download this file (922KB pdf)

Natural Landscape

A rough yet rich landscape, rarer than rainforest. What do the uplands mean to you?

Download this file