Elmer Sands wildflower nursery project, West Sussex
LocationCounty: West Sussex
Nearest town or settlement: Elmer
Contact detailsContact name: David Eastlake
Organisation: Elmer Conservation Volunteers
Website: Elmer Sands website
Project descriptionIn 2002 the local community group established a nursery on disused land on the estate. Native shingle plants, grown from locally collected seed, are used to re-create vegetated shingle habitat in gardens and common land around the estate. Surplus plants are donated to other habitat creation projects in the county.