Weeting Heath facts for kids
|Site of Special Scientific Interest|
|Area of Search||Norfolk|
|Area||141.8 hectares (350 acres)|
|Location map||Magic Map|
Weeting Heath is a 141.8-hectare (350-acre) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Thetford in Norfolk, which is managed by the Norfolk Wildlife Trust. It is a Nature Conservation Review site, Grade I, and a National Nature Reserve. It is also part of the Breckland Special Area of Conservation and Special Protection Area.
This grass and lichen heath is grazed by rabbits. It has a high density of breeding birds, including stone-curlews. One arable field is reserved for uncommon Breckland plants.
The site is open at limited times.
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