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Kings Play Hill

Kings Play Hill is a 29.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near Heddington, Wiltshire, notified in 1971.

                                               

Kingweston Meadows

Kingweston Meadows is an 11.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest at Kingweston in Somerset, notified in 1990. This site is an excellent example of an unimproved herb-rich neutral grassland of a type which is now rare in Britain.

                                               

Knap House Quarry, Birdlip

Knap House Quarry, Birdlip is a 1.80-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 a Regionally Important G ...

                                               

Lady Down Quarry

Lady Down Quarry is a 2.300 square metre geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, England, notified in 1990.

                                               

Land Grove Quarry, Mitcheldean

Land Grove Quarry, Mitcheldean is a 3.8-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, England, notified in 1974. The site is listed in the Forest of Dean Local Plan Review as a Key Wildlife Site. The site is a working ...

                                               

Landford Bog

Landford Bog is an 11.6 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest at Landford in southeast Wiltshire, England. It was notified in 1987. The site is managed as a nature reserve by Wiltshire Wildlife Trust.

                                               

Landford Heath

Landford Heath is an 11.75 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near Landford in southeast Wiltshire, England. It was notified in 1994.

                                               

Landguard Common

Landguard Common is a 30.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Felixstowe in Suffolk. An area of 16.3 hectares at the southern end is also a Local Nature Reserve. This spit on the northern outskirts of Felixstowe has a veget ...

                                               

Langs Farm

Langs Farm is a 7.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest between Oake and Bradford on Tone in Somerset, notified in 1990. This site is an example of unimproved, herb-rich neutral grassland of a type now rare in Britain.

                                               

Langbaurgh Ridge

Langbaurgh Ridge is an 8.0 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the hamlet of Langbaurgh in North Yorkshire, England, notified in 1986. The site crosses the boundary of the Redcar and Cleveland district and Hambleton Distri ...

                                               

Langley Wood and Homans Copse

Langley Wood and Homans Copse is a 219.28 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1985.

                                               

Lark Wood

Lark Wood is a 1.11-hectare biological 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.

                                               

Lindrick Golf Club

Lindrick Golf Club is a golf course in South Yorkshire and is also a site of special scientific interest. The SSSI covers 22 hectares and was designated for its biological interest. The site was notified in 1987. The course is situated on the A57 ...

                                               

Little Grubbins Meadow

Little Grubbins Meadow is a 3.0 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, England, notified in 1975.

                                               

Locks Farm Meadow

Locks Farm Meadow is a 2.3 hectare Site of special scientific interest which just east of Porchfield, England. The site was notified in 1988 for its biological features.

                                               

Loggans Moor

Loggans Moor is a nature reserve and Site of Special Scientific Interest, noted for its biological characteristics, in west Cornwall, England, UK. It is located 1 mile north-east of the town of Hayle, off the A30 road. The 11-hectare 27-acre natu ...

                                               

Long Knoll

Long Knoll is a hill in the west of the English county of Wiltshire. It is a ridge of chalk grassland, some 1.5 kilometres in length, and forms the boundary between the civil parishes of Kilmington to the south and Maiden Bradley to the north. Th ...

                                               

Longhope Hill

Longhope Hill is a 0.2-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1989.

                                               

Loosehanger Copse and Meadows

Loosehanger Copse and Meadows is a 56.27 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, England, notified in 1992.

                                               

Lopwell

Lopwell is a site of natural beauty situated at the normal tidal limit of the River Tavy, 3 miles from north Plymouth and 7 miles from Tavistock, Devon, England. Lopwell Dam is a Local Nature Reserve consisting of several different habitats inclu ...

                                               

Lovell Hill Pools

Lovell Hill Pools is a 9.2 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in North Yorkshire, England notified in 1999. SSSIs are designated by Natural England, formally English Nature, which uses the 1974–1996 county system. This means t ...

                                               

Low Redford Meadows

Low Redford Meadows is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of County Durham, England. It consists of two separate areas of meadows, situated in the floodplain and on the valley slopes of Bedburn Beck, 2 km upstream from ...

                                               

Lower Coombe and Ferne Brook Meadows

Lower Coombe and Ferne Brook Meadows is an 11.34 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, which sits on the Upper Greensand and Gault Clay.The site is home to rare fen meadow and neutral grassland communities in an uni ...

                                               

Lower Woodford Water Meadows

Lower Woodford Water Meadows is a 23.9 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1971.

                                               

Loynton Moss

Loynton Moss is a nature reserve situated at Loynton, near the village of Woodseaves, in Staffordshire, England. Through the reserve runs the Shropshire Union Canal, as it runs from nearby Norbury to High Offley.

                                               

Ludworth Intake

Ludworth Intake is a 5.1 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Greater Manchester, England. It was notified in 1998 for its geological interest.

                                               

Lulsgate Quarry

Lulsgate Quarry is a 1.13 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Felton, North Somerset, notified in 1997. The site has an excellent exposure of an irregular unconformity surface lying between inclined Lower Ca ...

                                               

Lydney Cliff

Lydney Cliff is a 8.0-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1990. Part of the site is included in the Severn Estuary SSSI.

                                               

Lymsworthy Meadows

The 7.7-hectare 19-acre site, notified in 1992, is situated within Kilkhampton civil parish, 5 miles 8.0 km north-east of the town of Bude, 1.5 miles 2.4 km west of the border with Devon. The streams surrounding the SSSI are tributaries to the up ...

                                               

Marshside, Merseyside

Marshside is a suburb of the town of Southport, Merseyside, England. It is part of the ancient parish of North Meols and was formerly a detached settlement, on the northern fringe of what is now Southport. Marshsides most notable features are nei ...

                                               

Meadfoot Sea Road

Meadfoot Sea Road is a 6.1 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Devon, England, notified in 1987 for its Devonian geology.

                                               

Meddon Moor

Meddon Moor is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in Cornwall, England. The moor is located in the very north-eastern corner of Cornwall, on the border with Devon, within the civil parish of Morwenstow. The Devon village of Meddon lies 500 met ...

                                               

Meezy Hurst

Meezy Hurst is a 4.3-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1986. The site is listed in the Forest of Dean Local Plan Review as a Key Wildlife Site KWS.

                                               

Meneage Coastal Section

Meneage Coastal Section is a coastal Site of Special Scientific Interest in southern Cornwall, England, UK, noted for its geological characteristics.

                                               

Meols Meadows

Meols Meadows is a 7.1 ha Site of Special Scientific Interest on the Wirral Peninsula, England. It is situated near to the town of Moreton and 8 km north west of Birkenhead. The site was notified in 1988 due to its biological features which is pr ...

                                               

Mere Beck Meadows

Mere Beck Meadows, formerly known as Willoughby Hall Meadows, is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of County Durham, England. It consists of three hay meadows, situated on the south side of Hury Reservoir, immediately ...

                                               

Middle Crossthwaite

Middle Crossthwaite is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of County Durham, England. It is situated on the south bank of the River Tees, about 1.5 km upstream from the village of Middleton-in-Teesdale. The Park End Woo ...

                                               

Middle Side and Stonygill Meadows

Middle Side and Stonygill Meadows is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of County Durham, England. It consists of two separate areas, one to the north of the River Tees, the other on the south bank, about 2 km upstream ...

                                               

Middleton Quarry

Middleton Quarry is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Teesdale district of west County Durham, England. It is a disused quarry, from which Whin Sill stone was formerly excavated. It lies just south of the River Tees, opposite the villa ...

                                               

Middridge Quarry

Middridge Quarry is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Sedgefield district of County Durham, England. It is a disused quarry, situated alongside the railway line between Newton Aycliffe and Shildon, 1 km south of the village of Middridg ...

                                               

Midford Valley Woods

Midford Valley Woods is a 60-acre biological Site of Special Scientific Interest between Midford and Limpley Stoke in Wiltshire, England, notified in 1975.

                                               

Millers Hill, Milborne Wick

Millers Hill, Milborne Wick is a 0.6-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest at Milborne Wick in Somerset, notified in 1985. Millers Hill is an important and historically famous locality for studies of Middle Jurassic Bajocian stra ...

                                               

Monkspath Meadow

Monkspath Meadow is a 1.2 ha ancient hay-meadow and a biological site of Special Scientific Interest in the West Midlands. The site was notified in 1986 under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981. It is on the south-eastern edge of Monkspath. Th ...

                                               

Monkswood Valley

Monkswood Valley is a 30.7-hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Cold Ashton, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1990.

                                               

Mottisfont Bats SSSI

Mottisfont Bats SSSI is a 230.98-hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Hampshire, notified in 2003. It is also a Special Area of Conservation. The site consists of woods around Mottisfont, which supports a population of the Ba ...

                                               

Neasham Fen

Neasham Fen is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Darlington district of County Durham, England. It lies on the floodplain of the River Tees, 5.2 km south-east of Darlington. Neasham Fen is a small in-filled kettle hole. Analysis of the ...

                                               

New Park Quarry

New Park Quarry is a 1.3-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1987. The site is listed in the Cotswold District Local Plan 2001-2011 as a Regionally Important Geological Site.

                                               

Newlyn Downs

The 115.7-hectare 286-acre SSSI, notified in 1997, is located mainly within the civil parish of St Newlyn East, 7 kilometres 4.3 mi south of the town of Newquay. The streams that rise on the site are tributaries of the River Gannel. The Downs are ...

                                               

Newton Ketton Meadow

Newton Ketton Meadow is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Darlington district of Durham, England. It is situated alongside a small tributary of the River Skerne, about 2 km south-west of the village of Great Stainton and 3 km east of t ...

                                               

Nibley Knoll

Nibley Knoll is a 3.2-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gloucestershire, notified in 1974. The site is listed in the Stroud District’ Local Plan, adopted November 2005, Appendix 6 as an SSSI and a Regionally Important Geol ...

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