List of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon
This is a list of the Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) in the former county of Avon, England, United Kingdom. In England the body responsible for designating SSSIs is Natural England, whi...
List of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon - Wikipedia
Burledge Hill
Burledge Hill (grid reference ST588587) is on the southern edge of the village of Bishop Sutton, Somerset, England. It is the site of a Site of Special Scientific Interest and an univallate Iron Age h...
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Bowlditch Quarry
Bowlditch Quarry (grid reference ST668558) is a 0.25 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Clandown, Bath and North East Somerset, notified in 1952.The site provid...
Bowlditch Quarry - Wikipedia
Cattybrook Brickpit
Cattybrook Brickpit (grid reference ST594835) is a 2.2 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Almondsbury, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1989.
2°35′13″W&#...
Blagdon Lake
Blagdon Lake ST515597 lies in the Chew Valley at the northern edge of the Mendip Hills, approximately 10 mi (16 km) south of Bristol, England. The lake was created by Bristol Water (Bristol ...
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Monkswood Valley
Monkswood Valley (grid reference ST754710) is a 30.7 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Cold Ashton, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1990.
2°21′19″W...
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Tickenham, Nailsea and Kenn Moors SSSI
Tickenham, Nailsea and Kenn Moors SSSI (grid reference ST440700) is a 129.4 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest between Tickenham, Nailsea and Kenn on the North Somerset Levels, not...
Tickenham, Nailsea and Kenn Moors SSSI - Wikipedia
Huish Colliery Quarry
Huish Colliery Quarry (grid reference ST695542) is a 0.8 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the town of Radstock, Bath and North East Somerset, notified in 1985.This site incl...
Cleaves Wood
Cleaves Wood (grid reference ST758576) is a 40.38 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) near the village of Wellow in Bath and North East Somerset, notified in 1988.Cleaves Woo...
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Shiplate Slait
Shiplate Slait (grid reference ST365567) is a 33.9 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Loxton, within the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, North ...
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Hinton Charterhouse Pit
Hinton Charterhouse Pit (grid reference ST772573) is a 0.4 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Hinton Charterhouse, Bath and North East Somerset, notified in 197...
Hinton Charterhouse Pit - Wikipedia
Banwell Caves
Banwell Caves (grid reference ST383588) are a 1.7-hectare geological and biological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Banwell, North Somerset, England notified in 1963. The site...
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Hawkesbury Quarry
Hawkesbury Quarry (grid reference ST771873) is a 0.25-hectare (0.62-acre) geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Hawkesbury Upton, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1967.T...
Cullimore's Quarry
Cullimore's Quarry (grid reference ST721927) is a 0.9 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Charfield, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1974.
2°24′16″Wþ...
Hawkesbury Meadow
Hawkesbury Meadow (grid reference ST754874) is a 3.3 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in South Gloucestershire, notified in 1987.
2°21′23″W / 51.58491...
Walton Common
Walton Common (grid reference ST428738) is a 25.5 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) near the village of Walton in Gordano, North Somerset, notified in 1991.The Common which...
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Max Bog
Max Bog is a 10.6 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in North Somerset, notified in 1988.The site is owned by North Somerset Council and managed by the Avon Wildlife Trust for the ...
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Horseshoe Bend, Shirehampton
Horseshoe Bend, Shirehampton (grid reference ST542767) is an 11 acre (4.45 hectare) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Bristol, England, on the north bank of a lower, tidal stretch of t...
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Kilmersdon Road Quarry
Kilmersdon Road Quarry (grid reference ST689542) is a 0.43 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest between the village of Haydon and the town of Radstock, Bath and North East Somerset, ...
Kilmersdon Road Quarry - Wikipedia
Bishop's Hill Wood
Bishop's Hill Wood (grid reference ST733873) is a 30.6 hectares (76 acres) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in England. It lies just to the east of the village of Wickwar, South G...
Hinton Hill, Wellow
Hinton Hill, Wellow (grid reference ST757582) is a 0.25 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) near the village of Wellow in Somerset, notified in 1996.The site is of importance...
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Damery Road Section
Damery Road Section (grid reference ST705943) is a 0.5-hectare (1.2-acre) geological Site of Special Scientific Interest north of Tortworth, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1974.
2°25′40″W...
Chew Valley Lake
Chew Valley Lake (grid reference ST5659) is a large reservoir in the Chew Valley, Somerset, England, and the fifth-largest artificial lake in the United Kingdom (the largest in south-west England), wi...
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Holly Lane SSSI
Holly Lane SSSI (grid reference ST419727) is a 0.5 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Walton St. Mary, North Somerset, notified in 1990.This Geological Conserva...
Holly Lane SSSI - Wikipedia
Long Dole Wood and Meadows SSSI
Long Dole Wood and Meadows SSSI (grid reference ST610562) is a 9.8 hectares (24 acres) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) between the villages of Farrington Gurney and Hinton Blewit...
Long Dole Wood and Meadows SSSI - Wikipedia
Aust Cliff
Aust Cliff (grid reference ST565894) is a 5.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest adjacent to the Severn Estuary, near the village of Aust, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1954. ...
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Barns Batch Spinney
Barns Batch Spinney (grid reference ST557659) is a 0.06-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Dundry, North Somerset, notified in 1987.The English Nature citation ...
Barns Batch Spinney - Wikipedia
Weston Big Wood
Weston Big Wood (grid reference ST455750) is a 37.48 hectare woodland west of the town of Portishead, North Somerset, England. It is a nature reserve and biological Site of Special Scientific Interest...
Weston Big Wood - Wikipedia