Name: Thurne Number: 08 Location: Thurne Village
Compartment Status Information
Compartment 8 covers an area of 26 hectares and is comprised of 1350m of floodbank on the left bank of the River Thurne. This small compartment has no designated sites. The majority of the marshes are subject to ESA (Environmentally Sensitive Area) payments and is managed as Tier 2 (extensive grassland). There is a caravan park in the south east corner of compartment 8 and a large proportion of Thurne village falls within the northern section of the compartment. A public footpath extends along the northern and southern boundaries and the floodbank.