Penwith Moors

Natural England is considering the designation of Penwith Moors as a Site of Special Scientific Interest under Section 28 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981. Surveys and analysis carried out to determine the special interest of this area and support determination of a site boundary are listed under 'Related Access to Evidence records’ below.

Related Access to Evidence records

Title
A Lichen Survey of Penwith Moors (2019) (NECR332)
Survey of rare lichens West Penwith Moors Cornwall (2013) (NECR334)
West Penwith Moors, Cornwall – Breeding Bird Survey 2014 (NECR335)
West Penwith Moors targeted rare insect species survey (2015) (NECR336)
West Penwith Moors, Cornwall. Collation of existing bird data - 2013 (NECR337)
West Penwith Moors, Cornwall, Dartford Warbler Survey 2015 (NECR338)
Definition of the zone of hydrological influence relating to Bostraze Bog, West Penwith, Cornwall. (2018) (NECR339)
West Penwith Moors, Cornwall: Invertebrate sample survey for Broad and Specific Assemblage Type identification. (2015) (NECR340)
Penwith Moors Vascular Plant Survey (2019) (NECR341)
Assessment of population stability and sustainability of rare / scarce vascular plants West Penwith Moors, Cornwall (2016) (NECR342)
NVC and Condition Assessment Surveys of West Penwith Moor Cornwall (2012) (NECR343)
West Penwith Habitat Survey 2013, Hewins Ecology (NECR346)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys 2014, Hewins Ecology (NECR347)
NVC and Condition Assessment Surveys, West Penwith Moors, Cornwall (2019) (NECR348)
Ecohydrological Investigation and Characterisation of three proposed SSSI Units: Boswens North, Bussow Moor and Boswarva North, West Penwith, Cornwall (2019) (NECR349)
West Penwith Ecohydrological Investigation and Characterisation (Phase 3, 2020-21) (NECR399)
West Penwith Ecohydrological Investigation and Characterisation – Site Visit Report (Phase 3, 2020-21) (NECR402)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Carn Glaze North (part) (survey area 8 – 2019) (NERR087)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Bosullow (survey area 30 – 2019) (NERR088)
Baseline vegetation validation (site checks) surveys, 2019 (NERR091)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Carn Galver (part) (survey area 32 (part) – 2021) (NERR106)
Penwith Moors Ecohydrological catchment land-cover survey May / June 2021 (NERR109)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Chapel Carn Brea (part) (survey area 2 (part) – 2021) (NERR112)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Bosullow (part) (survey area 30 (part) – 2021) (NERR113)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Trendrine Hill (part) (survey area 45 (part) – 2021) (NERR114)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Conquer Downs to Lady Downs (part) (survey area 48 (part) – 2022) (NERR117)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Trenowin Downs, Tonkin Downs, Gulval Downs and Noon Diggery (part) (survey area 51 (part) – 2022) (NERR118)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Trink Hill (part) (survey area 55 (part) – 2021) (NERR119)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Watch Croft, Trevean, White Downs and Bosullow Common (part) (Survey Area 31(part) – 2022) (NERR120)
West Penwith Habitat Surveys: Busvargus and Tregeseal Common (part) (survey area 11 (part) – 2022) (NERR121)
Penwith Moors Farmscoper Modelling (NECR450)