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Y Ddol Uchaf

The site of a disused tufe and marl quarry

This reserve supports woodland and wetland habitats and is home to a variety of interesting wildlife, including great crested newts, hazel dormice and a variety of rare wild plants

Species and habitats

Habitats
Wetland, Woodland

Nearby nature reserves

Coed Trellyniau
3 miles - North Wales Wildlife Trust
Y Graig
4 miles - North Wales Wildlife Trust
Coed y Felin
4 miles - North Wales Wildlife Trust

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Reserve information

Location
In the Wheeler Valley near Ysceifiog
Ysceifiog
Flintshire
CH7 5UW
Map reference
SJ 142 713
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Opening Times
Open at all times
Size
3.95 hectares
Access
Yes

Walking information
Uneven paths through site
Parking
Parking for a couple of cars at entrance
Dogs
Dogs allowed
Grazing animals
no
Reserve manager
North Wales Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01352 810469
nwwt@wildlifetrustswales.org

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