Science and Environment

Common Land Database for England
Searchable database of common land in England. Lists parcels of registered common land organised and mapped by area.

Craven & Pendle Geological Society
Programme, news, publications and papers.

Hertfordshire and Middlesex Bat Group
Local affiliate to BCT dedicated to the conservation of species and their habitats. Includes introductory information on local roosts, detection, annual cycle, myths, children's quiz, related links and contacts.

Herts & Middlesex Badger Group
Describes the group and its activities with events and information about membership.

Kemerton Conservation Trust
A charitable trust promoting the conservation and preservation natural and man made beauty through countryside stewardship in the Worcestershire, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire area.

Moors for the Future Partnership
Promoting the recovery and improvement of the Peak District's moorlands. Profile, partners and projects.

Natural England
The statutory service responsible for looking after the wild plants, animals, biodiversity, and natural features of England. Includes details of projects, programmes and publications, virtual tours of nature reserves, and volunteer information.

Noise Mapping England
DEFRA site that allows residents in major urban areas to find out how noisy is it in their neighbourhood.

Peak District National Park Authority
Features a learning zone and visitor information.

Severn Bore
Describes the tidal surge that sweeps up the estuary of the River Severn. Videos, pictures, and bore times.

Sussex Biodiversity Records Centre
Works with naturalists to provide biological information on the species and habitats of Sussex. Reports on rare and protected species, surveys, designated and non-designated areas and key habitats and features.

The River Ribble
Guide to the River Ribble, from its source in North Yorkshire, to the sea at Lytham in Lancashire. With photographs of points along the way, linked to maps.