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
Severn Estuary
The Severn Estuary (Welsh: Môr Hafren) is the estuary of the River Severn, the longest river in Great Britain. It is at the mouth of four major rivers being the Severn, Wye, Usk and Avon and other...
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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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Hampton Rocks Cutting
Hampton Rocks Cutting (grid reference ST779666) is a 1.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Bathampton, Somerset, notified in 1990.The site is listed in the Geo...
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Banwell Ochre Caves
Banwell Ochre Caves (grid reference ST407593) are a 12.46-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Banwell, North Somerset, notified in 1983.There are five caves in ...
Writhlington SSSI
Writhlington SSSI (grid reference ST703553) is a 0.5 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the town of Radstock, Bath and North East Somerset, notified in 1992.This is the site o...
Writhlington SSSI - Wikipedia
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...
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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...
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...
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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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Winterbourne Railway Cutting
Winterbourne Railway Cutting (grid reference ST651799) is a 1.99 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Winterbourne, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1990.
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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...
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...
Folly Farm, Somerset
Folly Farm is a traditionally managed visitable farm and nature reserve run by the Avon Wildlife Trust. It is located between Stowey and Clutton, in the civil parish of Stowey Sutton in the English co...
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Barnhill Quarry
Barnhill Quarry (grid reference ST725827) is a 3.1 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near Chipping Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1966.
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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, ...
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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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Severn Barrage
The Severn Barrage refers to a range of ideas for building a barrage from the English coast to the Welsh coast over the Severn tidal estuary. Ideas for damming or barraging the Severn estuary (and Bri...
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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...
Brown's Folly
Brown's Folly (grid reference ST793662) is a 39.9 hectare biological and geological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) near the village of Bathford in Bath and North East Somerset, notified in...
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Bourne SSSI, Avon
Bourne SSSI, Avon (grid reference ST484600) is an 8.47 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Burrington, North Somerset, notified in 1992.This site is of considera...
Bourne SSSI, Avon - Wikipedia
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