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Countryside Council for Wales
Landscape & wildlife Please note - A new body, Natural Resources Wales has taken over all functions and services previously carried out by Countryside Council for Wales. While the Natural Resources Wales website continues to be developed, some online services will continue to be provided on this web site.

National Nature Reserves

What are National Nature Reserves?

These are the very finest examples of our wildlife habitats and geological features.


Ever thought of volunteering at one of Wales’s National Nature Reserves? The Countryside Council for Wales depends on dedicated volunteers to help run NNRs. And becoming a volunteer warden can be very rewarding.

Outdoor Wales onLine

For interactive maps showing access information about places to go and routes to use in the outdoors in Wales including: publicly accessible rivers, lakes and canals, promoted walking routes, National Trails, and CRoW open access land.

Protected sites map

For a more detailed map of the area, also showing special sites including:
national parks, reserves and Areas of outstanding natural beauty (AONB).

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