Samphire Hoe, the nature reserve of Eurotunnel Group in Kent

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Samphire Hoe is developing a good site for wildlife and a model of biodiversity

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Samphire Hoe welcomes more than 80,000 visitors each year

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Samphire Hoe has received a Green Flag Award for the 12th year running in 2016

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A teaching room is available for hire in the Education Shelter

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The Hoe has been reclaimed from the sea by using the chalk marl extracted during the construction of the Channel Tunnel

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Samphire Hoe was landscaped to fit in with the dramatic White Cliffs of Dover

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Bienvenue à Samphire Hoe

Samphire Hoe est une réserve naturelle de 30 hectares au pied des falaises de Douvres qui accueille chaque année plus de 80 000 visiteurs. Ce site a été créé par Eurotunnel par l’utilisation de 5 millions de m3 de craie extraite du sous-sol durant le creusement des tunnels. Samphire Hoe est un modèle de biodiversité avec plus de 200 espèces de plantes, 120 d’oiseaux et 30 de papillons. Samphire Hoe a reçu en 2016 pour la 12ème année consécutive son Green Flag Award (pavillon vert) qui distingue les espaces naturels les mieux préservés en Angleterre.

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Information: Please note that Samphire Hoe will be closed to the public all day on Saturday 24 September 2016.

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A new offer for schools to discover nature and wild life is available: for further information, please check out our new leaflet!