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Crows Nest, Cornwall

Crows Nest is a village in Cornwall, England, UK. It is located within the civil parish of St Cleer, on the southeastern edge of Bodmin Moor, 3 miles north of the town of Liskeard. A site of special scientific interest, also referred to as Crows ...

                                               

Cuckoo Rock to Turbot Point

Cuckoo Rock to Turbot Point is a coastal Geological Conservation Review site and Site of Special Scientific Interest in Cornwall, England, UK, noted for its geological interest.

                                               

Cullimores Quarry

Cullimores Quarry is a 0.9 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Charfield, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1974.

                                               

Damery Road Section

Damery Road Section is a 0.5-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest north of Tortworth, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1974.

                                               

Danks Down and Truckle Hill

Danks Down and Truckle Hill is a 13.1 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1990.

                                               

De Lank Quarries

De Lank Quarries is a 54-acre geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in St Breward parish, north Cornwall, England, UK, notified in 1994. The quarry takes its name from the De Lank river. The quarry produces a typical biotite granites and ...

                                               

Dee Cliffs

Dee Cliffs is an area of cliffs on the eastern side of the Dee Estuary and to the west of Thurstaston on the Wirral Peninsula, England. The area contains the most well-known example of a clay cliff and Bank housing in Merseyside. The area also ha ...

                                               

Derwent Gorge and Horsleyhope Ravine

Derwent Gorge and Horsleyhope Ravine is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Derwentside district of north County Durham and the Tynedale district of south Northumberland, England. It consists of two separate areas of woodland, one in the ...

                                               

Dinton Quarry

Dinton Quarry is a 3.000 square metre geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1990. This long-disused quarry of Middle Purbeck limestone was the main source of the late Jurassic fossil insects described by Brodie ...

                                               

Dinton Railway Cutting

Dinton Railway Cutting is a 2.600 square metre geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1990.

                                               

Distillery Farm Meadows

Distillery Farm Meadows is an 18.7 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1988. The website is managed as a nature reserve by Wiltshire wildlife trust.

                                               

Doulting Railway Cutting

Doulting Railway Cutting is a 2.8 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Somerset, notified in 1971. Cutting was made in the 1850-ies on the East Somerset railway, which still runs steam trains through the cutting today. It sho ...

                                               

Draycote Meadows

Draycote Meadows SSSI is a 10 acres Site of Special Scientific Interest, notified in 1973, at Draycote in Warwickshire, England. The site comprises two ridge and furrow meadows, which contains over 20 species of grasses, flowering plants and orch ...

                                               

The Dungeon SSSI

The Dungeon is a 1.2 hectare Site of Special Scientific Interest situated 1 mile north-west of Heswall, on the Wirral Peninsula, England. The site was notified in 1988 due to its geological features which show the Tarporley Siltstone Formation of ...

                                               

Durham Coast

The Durham Coast is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in County Durham, England. Starting just south of Crimdon Dene, north of Hartlepool, it extends, with a few interruptions, northward to the mouth of the River Tyne at South Shields. The ar ...

                                               

East Harnham Meadows

East Harnham Meadows is a 17.29 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, England, in the floodplain of the Hampshire Avon and close to the southeast boundary of the city of Salisbury. The site was notified in 1995.

                                               

Easter Park Farm Quarry

Easter Park Farm Quarry is a 0.15-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1986. The site is listed in the Stroud District’ Local Plan, adopted November 2005, Appendix 6 as an SSSI and a Regionally Im ...

                                               

Ebblake Bog

Ebblake Bog is a 12.9 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest on the Dorset / Hampshire border, notified in 1985.

                                               

Ebsbury Down

Ebsbury Down is a 53.4 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1975. It is adjacent to Grovely wood.

                                               

Edge Common

Edge Common is a 20.47-hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1974. Common in the Cotswold area of outstanding natural beauty.

                                               

Edgehills Quarry

Edgehills Quarry is a 0.4-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1974. Set in the forest of Dean local plan review as a key factor in the nature of the FAC.

                                               

Elmlea Meadows

Elmlea Meadows is a 6.9-hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1989. The site is listed in the Cotswold District Local Plan 2001-2011 as a Key Wildlife Site.

                                               

Elter Water

Elter Water is a small lake that lies half a mile south-east of the village of Elterwater. Both are situated in the valley of Great Langdale in the English Lake District. The name Elterwater means either Lake of the Swan or Lake of Alder. Thomas ...

                                               

Emmett Hill Meadows

Emmett Hill Meadows is a 5.1 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1987. The website is managed as a nature reserve by Wiltshire wildlife trust.

                                               

Far High House Meadows

Far High House Meadows is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in Upper Weardale in west County Durham, England. It consists of three fields, located just south of Burnhope Reservoir, some 3 km west of the village of Ireshopeburn. Two of the fie ...

                                               

Fishburn Grassland

Fishburn Grassland is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Sedgefield district of County Durham, England. It lies between the villages of Fishburn and Trimdon, just north of the former. The site consists of a small area of species-rich ma ...

                                               

Foss Cross Quarry

Foss Cross Quarry is a 0.67-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1972. The site is listed in the Cotswold District Local Plan 2001-2011 as a Key Wildlife Site and a Regionally Important Geological ...

                                               

Fosters Hush

Fosters Hush is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of west County Durham, England. It is located in the valley of Lune Head Beck, immediately south of the B6276 road, 6 km upstream of the Selset Reservoir dam. In Hush, ...

                                               

Frampton Pools

Frampton Pools is a 59.84-hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1974. The site is located in the valley of the river Severn, and consists of several lakes created by gravel extraction. They provide ...

                                               

Freshmoor

Freshmoor is an 11.2 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Somerset, notified in 1989. Freshmoor is one of the few remaining areas of unimproved wet acid-grassland and bogs on Blackdown hills.

                                               

Frog Wood Bog

Frog Wood Bog is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of County Durham, England. It lies alongside Bedburn Beck, approximately 3.5 km west of the village of Bedburn. The website consists mainly of marsh vegetation two di ...

                                               

Frogden Quarry

Frogden Quarry is a 0.2 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Dorset, England, notified in 1954. It exposes rocks of the Inferior Oolite, of Aalenian and Bajocian age. The sequence largely consists of limestone, with some marl ...

                                               

Galley Down Wood

Galley Down Wood is a 16.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Hampshire, notified in 1988. The wood is a beech plantation on a chalk slope of the cliff and plateau. The plantation dates back to the mid-twentieth century, an ...

                                               

Garden Cliff

Garden Cliff is a 5.1-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1954.

                                               

Ge-mare Farm Fields

Ge-mare Farm Fields is a 4.1 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near Holford on the Quantock Hills in Somerset, notified in 1988. The site consists of species-rich unimproved grassland of the flood community with interest enha ...

                                               

Goathill Quarry

Goathill Quarry is a 0.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near Goathill in Dorset, England, notified in 1977.

                                               

Grains o th Beck Meadows

Grains o th Beck Meadows is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of south-west County Durham, England. It consists of three traditionally-managed hay meadows in Upper Lunedale, on the north bank of the River Lune, a litt ...

                                               

Great Cheverell Hill

Great Cheverell Hill is a 33.2 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest at Great Cheverell in Wiltshire, notified in 1971. The site consists of species rich unimproved chalk grassland on the edge of Salisbury plain, part with more t ...

                                               

Greatwood And Cliff Copses SSSI

Greatwood And Cliff Copses are two wooded areas totalling 16.3 hectares which are a Site of special scientific interest to the southwest of Shanklin. The site was notified in 1986 for its biological features.

                                               

Green Croft and Langley Moor

Green Croft and Langley Moor is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Derwentside district in north County Durham, England. It consists of three separate areas, two to the south of Annfield Plain and one just west of Quaking Houses, betwee ...

                                               

Greenfoot Quarry

Greenfoot Quarry is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Wear Valley district of west County Durham, England. It is a disused quarry, situated in the Wear valley, 1 km upstream from the village of Stanhope. The site has national geologica ...

                                               

Grimscott

Grimscott is a village in north Cornwall, England, UK. It is situated in the civil parish of Launcells, 3 miles east of the town of Bude. About half a mile East of the village is also SSSI site of special scientific interest, famous for its biolo ...

                                               

Grove Farm, Somerset

Grove Farm is a 36.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Somerset, notified in 1989. This website includes an extensive area of unimproved mesotrophic grassland, a habitat which is now uncommon in the UK.

                                               

Ham Green SSSI

Ham Green SSSI is a 1.1 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Ham Green, North Somerset, notified in 1990. It is the site of a geological analysis of conservation. The site provides a section with red-brown, s ...

                                               

Hampen Railway Cutting

Hampen Railway Cutting is a 3.9-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1974. The site is listed in the Cotswold District Local Plan 2001-2011 as a Key Wildlife Site and Regionally Important Geologic ...

                                               

Haresfield Beacon

Haresfield Beacon is a 0.73-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1985. The site is listed in the Stroud District’ Local Plan, adopted November 2005, Appendix 6 as an SSSI and a Regionally Importan ...

                                               

Harford Railway Cutting

Harford Railway Cutting is a 1.2-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1974. The site is listed in the Cotswold District Local Plan 2001-2011 as a Regionally Important Geological Site.

                                               

Harries Ground, Rodbourne

Harries Ground, Rodbourne is a 6.87 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 2003. This site exists due to the passion of sir John Michael Hungerford pollen, 7th baronet of Redenham.

                                               

Hart Bog

Hart Bog is a 1.79 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in County Durham, England notified in 1968. SSSI are designated by natural England, formally English nature, which uses the 1974-1996 County system. This means that there i ...

                                               

Hartcliff Rocks Quarry

Hartcliff Rocks Quarry is a 1.6 hectare Site of Special Scientific Interest near Felton, Somerset notified in 1991. According to the citation, the site "provides exposure of dolomitic conglomerate of the Triassic disagree overlying Carboniferous ...

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