A wetland reserve where over 100 species of bird have been sighted, and shelduck, redshank and lapwing often nest.
Wildlife on your doorstep
Our reserves are there for you to explore, so grab your walking boots, pack up a picnic and a flask of tea and discover the wild places on your doorstep.
Enjoy stunning views from the top of Brandon Hill - a haven for people and wildlife in the heart of Bristol.
A flower-rich grassland on the north-eastern fringes of the Mendip Hills, overlooking Chew Valley Lake.
The site of an Iron Age hill fort, now a haven for wildflowers and butterflies.
Airy grasslands above the Combe contrast dark woodlands below. A great spot for butterflies with magical views across Mendip.
Grassland home to rare plants like honewort and Somerset hair-grass, with spectacular views across the Somerset Levels.
Grassland in western Mendips with views across the Somerset Levels, home to three nationally rare or threatened plants.
A grassland and woodland famed for its wildflowers and butterflies, with excellent views of the Gordano Valley.