Some files you can download

Simple tables to help with NVC determinations for woodlands (UK), grasslands (in Scotland) and heaths (in northern Britain and Wales):

NVC_summary_tables.XLS

A table summarizing the main features for the identification of British and Irish Sphagnum species:

Sphagnum_field_identification_summary.pdf

Tables summarizing the main features for the identification of certain groups of British and Irish liverwort species:

Identification_of_selected_liverwort_groups.XLS

Annotated sketches of leaves of 'spiny-leaved' Plagiochila species (liverworts):

Plagiochila_leaves_with_lobes_or_large_teeth.pdf

A suggested simple colour scheme for NVC maps:

NVC_suggested_colour_scheme.doc

Descriptions of plant communities found by Ben and Alison Averis but not described in the NVC:


 
 
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