Graffham Common Nature Reserve Petworth England, GU28 0PT

Graffham Common is a 94-acre nature reserve between Midhurst and Petworth, located on both sides of the Selham to Graffham road, and is owned and managed by the Sussex Wildlife Trust. It’s a former pine plantation being restored back to heath and…

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Graffham Common is a 94-acre nature reserve between Midhurst and Petworth, located on both sides of the Selham to Graffham road, and is owned and managed by the Sussex Wildlife Trust.

It’s a former pine plantation being restored back to heath and grassland and is a haven for wildlife – look out for nightjars and woodlarks, and at the pond on the Eastern side of the reserve, dragonflies and damselflies.

Graffham Common features in the South Downs National Park’s Heathland Sculpture Trail 

Nearest postcode: GU28 0PT

 

Image: Bridleway through wood on Graffham Common by Dave Spicer, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

 

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