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Haydon and Askerswell Downs

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Downland grass habitats at the very western end of the chalk range just east of Bridport.

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This site is designated as an SSSI or is part of a larger SSSI. Here are the details:

SSSI Name Haydon and Askerswell Downs
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An extensive area of steep chalk slopes with all aspects, presenting an especially good example of calcareous grassland at the western extremity of the chalk.

Interest Biological
Status To be Featured on Nod
My Notes