Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)

What are SSSIs?

Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) are areas of land and water protected by law to conserve wildlife and geology.

Scientific interest can be due to the diversity of plants, animals and habitats, rocks and landforms, or a combination of natural features.

SSSIs in Wigan

The following areas in Wigan have been designated as Sites of Special Scientific Interest: 

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