Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar. Britain's biggest gorge from the dramatic cliffs rising 450ft to the stunning stalactite caverns. This world-famous beauty spot is a National Nature Reserve, reveals many fascinating stories of our prehistoric ancestors, and is an international centre for caving and rock climbing.
Lake Vyrnwy Nature Reserve & Estate is an area in Montgomeryshire, Powys,Wales,surrounding the Victorian reservoir of Lake Vyrnwy.Its stone-built dam,built in the 1880s,was the first of its kind in the world.The Nature Reserve & surrounding area are managed by Royal Society for Protection of Birds,& Severn Trent Water.Built for the purpose of supplying Liverpool & Merseyside w/ fresh water.Flooded the head of the Vyrnwy Valley & submerged the small village of Llanwddyn.Today a popular…
Blakeney Harbour Blakeney is a beautiful village on the Norfolk coast. It became a fishing port after it was founded in 1240 but today relies on us tourists. Blakeney Point is where you'll find Blakeney National Nature Reserve (National Trust) & it is home to a variety of birds & plants.
When you hike or go for a walk in Iceland, you will walk on paths and trails used for centuries. Way back in time, the area around Northwest Westfjords Iceland at the Hornstrandir nature reserve, were used as well, like this old trail. Be safe and go there with a local guide, as you will have to be steady on your feet to cross. Iceland's nature look pretty much the same today, as when the first viking came and settled in Iceland.
If you head over to #RSPB Otmoor this weekend, keep your eyes peeled for brown hare. The grass has been cut ready for next year's breeding season so they're much easier to see at this time of year #nature #wildlife