Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)
* Photo courtesy of Scott Tilly
We have listed the sites within Bassetlaw that have been scheduled by English Nature as Sites of Special Scientific Interest. It is important that English Nature are notified before any activities or operations commence within these specified area.
Further advice regarding this can be obtained from English Nature. English Nature may designate additional sites from time to time.
|Name||Size in Hectares|
|Barrow Hills Sandpit||1.87|
|Castle Hill Wood||30.4|
|Gamston and Eaton Woods and roadside verges||57.15|
|Mattersey Hill Marsh||6.01|
|Misson Line Bank||20.72|
|Misson Training Area||85.18|
|Mother Drain, Misterton||3.63|
|River Idle Washlands||88.48|
|Scrooby Top Quarry||3.56|
|Sutton and Lound Gravel Pits||316.77|