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Site Information: Drayton

Sponsoring organisation(s)


Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (through ADAS)


Network(s) this site belongs to
UK Environmental Change Network
UK Environmental Change Biodiversity Network


Site characteristics


Min Altitude 40m  
Max Altitude 80m
Area of Site 190ha
Mean annual temperature* 10.3oC
Mean annual rainfall* 630mm
* calculated from the ECN Data Centre database
 
Information held about this site
View a list of datasets collected at this site
View a list of publications about this site
 

Description


A heavy clayland site, representative of 2 million hectares of similar soils in lowland England, where agricultural experiments have been conducted for 50 years. The farm system is based on autumn sown combinable crops and grassland. Hedges and ditches contribute to biological diversity.

Site boundaries are indicated with a black line.
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ADAS

 

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Contact

Mr Simon McMillan

ADAS Drayton
Alcester Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warks, CV37 9RQ
simon.mcmillan@adas.co.uk


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