Wildlife

Gedling House Woods and Meadows are home to a range of flora and fauna. We would like your help to catalogue the variety of species by telling us what you have seen during your visit.

We have record sheets available that will help you to catalogue and record what you may see in the woods and meadows. If you would like to help with cataloguing, then please fill out a record sheet:

FGHW Record Sheet

FGHW Butterfly Count Sheet

 

Some of the animals you may see include: –

  • Rabbit
  • Grey squirrel
  • Mole
  • Small copper butterfly
  • Speckled wood butterfly
  • Cinnabar moth
  • Greater spotted woodpecker
  • Redwing
  • Tawny owl

Some of the plants you may see include: –

  • Ash
  • Beech
  • Yew
  • Hazel
  • English and Spanish Bluebell
  • Common dog-violet
  • Enchanter’s nightshade
  • Honeysuckle
  • Lords-and-ladies