LTMN Ainsdale Dunes & Sands NNR - target habitat sand dunes (LTMNB01)

The target habitat for this site is sand dune. We also collect data in the pine plantation and coastal grassland.

An introduction to the NNR can be found in the NNR leaflet attached below.

Data collected:

Weather Air Quality Vegetation Soil Birds Butterflies
2006 onwards2010 – 2015 2012 & 2016 20132014 onwards2013 onwards

Data available to download:

• Air Quality data can be found on the UKEAP data selector website.

• The vegetation data goes through a full QA process and is available to download below.

• Soil data for this site can be found on our LTMN Soils protocol page.

• Butterfly data can be found on UKBMS website.

We are preparing the weather, bird and land management data and will be publishing it in due course. Any specific queries about our data please get in touch with the LTMN mailbox:

This page is part of Natural England’s Long Term Monitoring Network. Please visit this site to learn more about our protocols, volunteering opportunities and newsletters.

Downloads available for this record

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Long-term monitoring network vegetation survey Ainsdale Dunes and Sands 2016, XLSX, 810.0 KB 2017/11/28
Long-term monitoring network vegetation survey Ainsdale Dunes and Sands 2012, XLSX, 187.7 KB 2016/04/21


This record relates to the location identified by the marker on the map:

Related Access to Evidence records

Ainsdale Sand Dunes National Nature Reserve leaflet (NE245)