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Brook Meadow is a lovely wet meadow in Emsworth, a small town in the south east corner of Hampshire in the UK. It consists of 5 acres of grassland, surrounded by woodlands and flanked by two streams. Brook Meadow is full of birds, insects and wild flowers and has Water Voles in the river. It is designated as a Site of Importance for Nature Conservation and is also a Local Nature Reserve.

Brook Meadow is managed by the Brook Meadow Conservation Group on behalf of Havant Borough Council. It has two attractive interpretation boards with original artwork from a local artist and four signcases with local news and photos

Come along and pay a visit. It refreshes the senses and uplifts the spirits. What more could you ask?

Brook Meadow Interpretation Board . . . How to get to Brook Meadow

This web site is managed by Brian Fellows . . . brianfellows at tiscali.co.uk


CURRENT NEWS AND EVENTS

recently up dated pages

For a daily wildlife blog covering Brook Meadow go to
http://www.emsworthwildlife.hampshire.org.uk/0-0-0-wildlife-diary.htm

Current news . . . Summary of conservation and wildlife news from the past few weeks.

Conservation news diary - 2014 . . . A diary of conservation news and work on Brook Meadow

Flooding on Brook Meadow . . . News and photos of the worst floods to hit the meadow in 2014

Forthcoming Events . . . Forthcoming events of Conservation Group


CONSERVATION DIARIES - ARCHIVE
2009 - Jan-Dec . . . 2010 - Jan-Aug . . . 2010 - Sep-Dec . . . 2011 Jan-Jul . . . 2011 Aug-Dec . . .

2012 Jan-Jun . . . 2012 Jun-Dec . . . 2013 Jan-Aug . . . 2013 Sep-Dec


WILDLIFE OF BROOK MEADOW

Water Voles . . News and photos of the Water Voles of Brook Meadow with links to yearly sightings

Plants of Brook Meadow . . List of plants recorded on Brook Meadow

. . . Counts of plants on Brook Meadow . . . Annual counts of Butterbur and Ragged Robin

Birds of Brook Meadow . . . List of the birds recorded on Brook Meadow

Butterflies of Brook Meadow . . . List of the butterflies recorded on Brook Meadow

Butterfly photos . . . Photos of the butterflies recorded on Brook Meadow

Bat Surveys . . . Monthly surveys of bats on Brook Meadow and the surrounding area


BROOK MEADOW CONSERVATION GROUP

Brook Meadow Conservation Group . . . Committee Members plus a bit about the formation and work of the group

Annual General Meeting 2013 - Report of the meeting on October 2nd, 2013

Chairman's Report 2013 . . . Review of conservation work in 2013 by Wally Osborne

Wildlife Report 2013 . . . Review of the past year's wildlife on Brook Meadow by Brian Fellows

Treasurer's Report 2013 . . . by Pam Phillips including accounts for the year to 31.08.13

Membership renewal form . . . Downloadable form to renew membership 2012-13

Membership Application Form . . . Application form to join the group - £3 per person.

BMCG Constitution . . . The Constitution of the Conservation Group

Management Plan 2005-2015 . . . *External link (with **PDF files) 


PROFESSIONAL WILDLIFE SURVEYS - all on PDF files

Water Vole Survey - (PDF File) . . . Professional survey by Andy Rothwell 2013

Water Vole Survey - (PDF File) . . . Professional survey by Andy Rothwell 2007

Insect Survey . . . Report of survey by professional entomologist, Bryan Pinchen April-Sept 2010

Ground-dwelling insects on Brook Meadow . . . Report by David Search

Invertebrates Survey - (**PDF File) . . . Professional survey - July 2004

River Ems Survey . . . Professional invertebrate and plant survey 2005

Environmental Quality Appraisal of the River Ems . . . *External link


MISCELLANEOUS

Introduction to the Wildlife of Brook Meadow . . Wildlife of Brook Meadow

Moles on Brook Meadow . . Notes and surveys of the molehills on Brook Meadow

Images of Brook Meadow . . Photos of Brook Meadow and other sites in the local area

Little Egrets of Emsworth . . . News and photographs of the Little Egrets of Emsworth

The River Ems . . . The River Ems and its related watercourses

Interbridges site . . . Industrial development land in Emsworth.

Visitors Survey 2007 . . Report of survey of visitors to Brook Meadow on 21 July 2007

Moth Surveys . . . Results of two moth surveys carried out in 2004 and 2005

Butterfly Transect Survey Results - Results of butterfly transect surveys for year 2010

Tony Wilkinson - an appreciation . . . Tony died on 22 March 2012

Links to other local web sites . . . Links to other local web sites of wildlife interest


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