The Countryside of SomersetHome / Countryside / England / South West / SomersetThe Countryside of SomersetDiscover the countryside of Somerset in the South West of England on your doorstep or on holidayArticlesHidden gems in Somerset(National Trust)12 Nature Secrets in Somerset and Exmoor(Visit Exmoor)Geography of Somerset(Wikipedia) Cheddar in Somerset © Bart Jelenski News / Somerset Wildlife TrustWest Somerset working to become a plastic-free hotspot! 6 April, 2021West Somerset is tackling the plastic pollution problem head-on. Watchet and Minehead have become the 130th and 131st areas in the UK to gain Plastic Free Community status, with Porlock Vale and Exmoor hot on their heels.Somerset Wildlife Trust launches 2021 Somerset Nature Reserves Fund 23 March, 2021Fund unveiled to ensure nature reserves continue to play their role in reversing nature’s decline and provide resilient, connected landscapes for wildlife and people in the future.Somerset Wildlife Trust and the Diocese of Bath and Wells launch 'Wilder Churches' 9 March, 2021The joint initiative will support communities to make space for nature in their local churchyard and is set to enhance churchyard biodiversity across the county.Useful WebsitesVisit SomersetTourism board site with features including Natural Beauty, Coastal Adventures, Walking and more.Countryside at Somerset CouncilWalks & trails, walking & cycling, biodiversity information, guides and more.Somerset Wildlife TrustGuides to all their many reserves and the wildlife of Somerset.Somerset Nature Reserves & SSSI’sDetailed lists of the National and Local Nature Reserves and Sites of Special Scientific Interest at Wikipedia.The Quantock HillsThe Quantock Hills are an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in Somerset.The Mendip HillsInformation and guides to this AONB with free downloadable walks.Blackdown Hills AONBA tranquil and relatively isolated landscape, on the border of Devon and Somerset…Somerset Local Nature PartnershipNaturally Somerset is the local nature partnership, with news and information on their projects.South Somerset CountrysideHam Hill, Yeovil Country Park and Chard Reservoir information, guides and leaflets.Avon Wildlife TrustNature Reserves and local wildlife guides. Covers the old county of Avon.Sites below not mobile friendly at time of reviewSomerset Levels – BBC ArchiveArticles in the BBC Hands on Nature Archive.Somerset Wildlife PhotographyExtensive categorised Somerset wildlife photography.Sponsored listingsRural Retreats in SomersetEnchanting cottages and country houses in tranquil, secluded countryside locations with nature right on your doorstep. From 1 beds to larger parties and to suit all budgets. South West England Share page via:Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.