Looking to identify the minibeasts of soil and leaf litter?
The simple yes/no format of FSC Woodland Name Trail has been used by generations of visitors to FSC Field Centres.
This fold-out chart is designed to enable children (from age 7 upwards) and beginners to identify the invertebrates commonly found in woodland soils and leaf litter. The Fact File gives further information about the invertebrates and introduces food chains and webs.
Text on the reverse side looks at the role of water quality and nutrient status in the distribution of plants. Advice is given on the importance of plants in garden ponds and on how to manage them. The ecological process of succession is described and illustrated..