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Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
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EFC Centre at Wat Tyler Country ParkWe are normally open to the public at our centre at Wat Tyler Country Park every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday 11am-4pm. We are also open on Wednesdays 10am-4pm.
Summer recording Record Goats-rue Record Wild Carrot
Record Spear Thistle
Record comb-footed spider
Record Wasp Spider
Record Garden Spider Record Nigma walckenaeri spider

Essex Red Data List Habitat Codes

In the EBAP (Essex Biodiversity Action Plan) column, '1' refers to the phase 1 habitats with action plans, '2' refers to a new round of habitat action plans proposed or in preparation.

CodeDescriptionAssociated Essex BAPAssociated UKBAP
A-aArable, acid/sandyCereal field margins (1)Cereal field margins
A-cArable, calcareous/chalkyCereal field margins (1)Cereal field margins
A-gArable, generalCereal field margins (1)Cereal field margins
A-oArable, other/clayCereal field margins (1)Cereal field margins
C-drCoastal, driftlineSaltmarsh (2)Coastal saltmarsh
C-drCoastal, driftline Coastal Sand Dunes
C-drCoastal, driftline Coastal Vegetated Shingle
C-duCoastal, dune Coastal sand dune
C-gCoastal, generalCoastal grazing marsh (1)Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
C-gmCoastal grazing marshCoastal grazing marsh (1)Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
C-mCoastal, mudflats Intertidal mudflats
C-mCoastal, mudflatsSeagrass beds (1)Seagrass beds
C-shCoastal, shingle/shell Coastal vegetated shingle
C-slCoastal, saline lagoonsSaline lagoons (1)Saline lagoons
C-smCoastal, saltmarshSaltmarsh (2)Coastal saltmarsh
C-ucCoastal, undercliff/cliff Maritime cliffs and slopes
C-wCoastal water Offshore sands and gravels
G-aGrassland, acidLowland grassland (2)Lowland dry acid grassland
G-cGrassland, calcareousLowland grassland (2)Lowland calcareous grassland
G-dGrassland, dryLowland grassland (2)Lowland dry acid grassland
G-gGrassland, generalLowland grassland (2)Lowland meadows
G-iGrassland, improved  
G-iGrassland, improvedUrban habitats (1) 
G-nGrassland, neutralLowland grassland (2)Lowland meadows
G-uGrassland, unimprovedLowland grassland (2)Lowland meadows
G-wGrassland, wetCoastal grazing marsh (1)Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
G-wGrassland, wetCoastal grazing marsh (1)Purple moor grass and rush pastures
G-wGrassland, wetLowland grassland (2)Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
G-wGrassland, wetLowland grassland (2)Purple moor grass and rush pastures
H-dHeathland, dryHeathland (1)Lowland heathland
H-gHeathland, generalHeathland (1)Lowland heathland
H-gHeathland, generalHeathland (1)Lowland dry acid grassland
H-lHeathland, lichen heathHeathland (1)Lowland dry acid grassland
H-lHeathland, lichen heathCoastal grazing marsh (1)Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
H-lHeathland, lichen heathBrownfield sites (2)Open Mosaic Habitats on Previously Developed Land
H-wHeathland, wet ericaeousHeathland (1)Lowland heathland
S-aScrub, acid e.g. gorseHeathland (1)Lowland heathland
S-aScrub, acid e.g. gorseHeathland (1)Lowland dry acid grassland
S-cScrub, calcareous Lowland Calcareous Grassland
S-gScrub, generalAncient and species rich hedgerows and green lanes (1)Ancient and/or species rich hedgerows
S-hScrub, hedgerowAncient and species rich hedgerows and green lanes (1)Ancient and/or species rich hedgerows
S-hScrub, hedgerowVeteran Trees (2)Ancient and/or species rich hedgerows
S-nScrub, neutral  
U-aUrban, amenityUrban habitats (1) 
U-gUrban, generalUrban habitats (1) 
U-mPost-industrial, mineral extraction sites/spoil heapsBrownfield sites (2)Open Mosaic Habitats on Previously Developed Land
U-piPost-industrial, buildings/industrial infrastructureBrownfield sites (2)Open Mosaic Habitats on Previously Developed Land
UndefinedUndefined  
W-adWoodland, ancient deciduousAncient woodlands (1)Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-caWoodland, coniferised ancient sitesAncient woodlands (1)Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-cpWoodland, conifer plantation  
W-dryWoodland, dryAncient woodlands (1)Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-edgeWoodland, edgeAncient woodlands (1)Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-edgeWoodland, edgeWoodland Pasture (2)Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-gWoodland, generalAncient woodlands (1)Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-gWoodland, generalWoodland Pasture (2)Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-oWoodland, old orchardOld orchards (1)Traditional Orchards
W-sdWoodland, secondary deciduous Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland
W-wetWoodland, wetAncient woodlands (1)Wet Woodland
W-wpWoodland, wood pastureVeteran Trees (2)Wood pasture and parkland
W-wpWoodland, wood pastureWoodland Pasture (2)Wood pasture and parkland
Wt-f/mWetland, fen/marsh Fens
Wt-gWetland, general  
Wt-ofwWetland, open flowing water Rivers
Wt-oswWetland, open standing water Eutrophic standing waters
Wt-rWetland, reedbedReedbeds (1)Reedbeds
Wt-rfgWetland, riverine floodplain grasslandCoastal grazing marsh (1)Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
Wt-rfgWetland, riverine floodplain grasslandLowland grassland (2)Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
Wt-sWetland, Sphagnum bogHeathland (1)Lowland heathland
Wt-sWetland, Sphagnum bogHeathland (1)Lowland Raised Bog