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Dancersend Nature Reserve
Managed by:BBOWT
OS grid reference:SP 900 095
Nearest postcode:HP23 6LA
Usual work:Step building

Dancersend is a BBOWT site in Buckinghamshire that contains a variety of habitats ranging from acidic woodland and scrub to flora-rich alkaline lower grassland. Numerous species of rare birds and butterflies have been reported at this site, including the gizzled skipper, duke of burgundy, dark green fritillary and green hairstreak butterflies. Flora within the grassland areas include species such as pyramidal orchid, fragrant orchid, bee orchid, clustered bellflower and chiltern gentian.