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UK Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs)
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Description:
SSSIs are areas which have legal protection from development, damage and neglect. They can include Nature Reserves, Moorlands, Woodlands and Bird Sanctuaries to name but a few.
Expanded Description:
A Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) is a conservation designation denoting a protected area in the United Kingdom. SSSIs are the basic building block of site-based nature conservation legislation and most other legal nature/geological conservation designations in Great Britain are based upon them, including National Nature Reserves, Ramsar Sites, Special Protection Areas, and Special Areas of Conservation.
Instructions for Posting a UK Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) Waymark:
When possible please use the parking location or the main public entrance (if it exists) as the coordinates for your waymark.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Please include a photo in your log and note your impressions of the location.
Category Settings:
  • Waymarks can be added to this category
  • New waymarks of this category are reviewed by the category group prior to being published
  • Category is visible in the directory
Variables:
  • Accessible by the public?
  • Family Friendly?
  • Facilities for Disabled visitors?
  • Landowner
  • Related Website