Heathland Project Reference Section

Most of the information contained in this section has been compiled by project staff since 1989 and taken from an original website created in 1998. The information is still relevant, and has been updated where necessary. However , some passages may still sit within their original ’90s context.

Project History

Heathland Basics

Heathland areas

Management techniques


Heathland Biodiversity

Mammals and Reptiles


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Contact details

Project Manager – Dr Rob McGibbon
Senior Project Officer – Marcus Turley

Project Officer – Christina Smith

Surrey Heathland Project, Artington House, Portsmouth Road, Guildford, Surrey GU2 4DZ
Telephone: 01483 579713
Fax: 01483 579740

The Heathland Project is supported by:

Surrey County Council, Guildford Borough Council, Waverley Borough Council, Woking Borough Council, Runnymede Borough Council, Witley Parish Council, Wonersh Parish Council, RSPB, English Nature, MoD and the Herpetological Conservation Trust

Surrey County Council
working in partnership
Surrey Countryside Management