hectares of heathland remaining in Greater London in total.
It is an arid bank of heathland and dunes, but both Nordby and Sonderho in the south are frequented as seaside resorts.
You are most likely to come across a basking adder by accident while walking on a narrow heathland track.
Species in the national and local BAPs include bullfinch and common pipistrelle while habitats include lowland heathland.
Holyhead is a popular seaside heathland course on Holy Island which is linked by a picturesque causeway to Anglesey.