The hills and
woodlands in the immediate neighbourhood provide excellent
opportunities for general introductory courses on environmental
themes. Habitats include marine, freshwather and the surrounding
settlements range from hamlets and villages to the country town of
Taunton. Long runs of biological data provide a valuable historical
component to many courses. Exmoor offers opportunities to study
physical processes such as coasts, soils
|and vegetation together with the impact of people on
the environment and issues affecting the National Park.
84 beds - students are accommodated in
4 laboratories/ workrooms,
library, computers, drying room, games room, student common room,
visiting staff common room, shop, automatic weather station,
experimental streams, instrumented catchment, succession plots.