Welcome to the Carding Mill valley and Long Mynd. An upland plateau owned and managed by the National Trust. Full of steep valleys and precambrian rock, the Long Mynd is part of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty covering an area of nearly 5 sqr miles
Wednesday, 16 November 2011
Wild Moor pool was partially excavated to remove the vegetation, predominantly Rush. This takes place every 6 years or so. In addition, scrapes for Snipe were also created in the surrounding Soft Rush to provide areas suitable for feeding which will in turn hopefully increase breeding. Both these measures will comply with HLS requirements for the area.