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|SSSI Name||Isle of Portland|
|Schedule Link||View schedule on Natural England database|
|Citation Link||View full Natural England citation|
|My Notes||This SSSI comprises a significant amount of Portland that has not been developed including six sites that are now nature reserves.|
These sites featured on the Nature of Dorset fall within this SSSI. Click the site name to find out more about it.
|Sites featured on the Nature of Dorset within this SSSI designation (Click to view details)||Headline|
|King Barrow Quarry Nature Reserve||
A disused stone quarry providing a dramatic landscape, wonderful views and abundant nature interest.
|Broadcroft Quarry Nature Reserve||
A disused quarry now a superb wildlife site managed by Butterfly Conservation Dorset.
|Perryfields Nature Reserve||
The smallest of Portland's redundant quarries now nature reserves but well worth a visit nonetheless.
Amazing rugged beauty on a warm summers day and awesome in a gale - a must visit for everyone.
|Church Ope Cove||
A small secluded rocky beach on the sheltered eastern side of Portland and a nearby cliff ledge
|Tout Quarry Nature Reserve||
Lots of flowers and insects, fantastic views, an insight into the history of Portland stone extraction and a look at some sculptures!
Here are a few photographs from sites within this SSSI.