Natural Spaces

National Nature Reserves

Last update: 2018-05-21

Description

NNRs contain examples of some of the most important natural and semi-natural terrestrial and coastal eco-systems in Great Britain. They are managed to conserve their habitats or to provide special opportunities for scientific study of the habitats communities and species represented within them. NNRs are declared by the statutory country conservation agencies under the National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act 1949 and the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981.
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Available under the Open Government Licence 

Acknowledgment:  Contains SNH information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

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