Skip to main content

Planted: 20 March 2022

Lochshore Wee Forest

Location: Beith

Be a science superhero and take part in monitoring this forest.

To access all our surveys and instructions on how to take part for this Tiny Forest, click the link to the left or scan the QR code with your mobile (each QR is unique to each forest). Find out more about Tiny Forest research

Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Tiny Forest site description (max. 150 characters) Lochshore Wee forest is situated in Kilburnie on the edge of a redundant rugby field, but which is well used by dog walkers and other members of the community. The site is in easy walking distance to Garnock Community campus, Kilburnie Loch,and Garnock visitor and community hub. The wee forest compliments this area which has other diverse natural aspects to it, such as the fresh water loch with grassland and marshland areas.

Funded By:

Visit our Get Involved page to find out how can you take part in activities at this Tiny Forest and join our Tree Keeper network.

Get Involved

Planting Information

Volunteer Group, Local Residents
20 March 2022
Species Planted in the Forest:Alder(Alnus glutinosa) | Apple, crab(Malus sylvestris) | Aspen(Populus tremula) | Bilberry(Vaccinium myrtillus) | Birch, downy(Betula pubescens) | Birch, silver(Betula pendula) | Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa) | Cherry, bird(Prunus padus) | Cherry, wild(Prunus avium) | Elder(Sambucus nigra) | Elm, wych(Ulmus glabra) | Guelder, rose(Viburnum opulus) | Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna) | Hazel(Corylus avellana) | Holly(Ilex aquifolium) | Lime, small-leaved(Tilia cordata) | Maple, field(Acer campestre) | Oak, english(Quercus robur) | Oak, sessile(Quercus petraea) | Pine, scots(Pinus sylvestris) | Rowan(Sorbus aucuparia) | Wild rasperry(Rubus idaeus) | Willow, goat(Salix caprea)

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Caledonian Road
  • Beith
  • KA14 3BE
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 55.744693, -4.669491