Local Wildlife Sites Information

Heather Planting at Layer Breton Heath LoWS

Local Wildlife Sites (LoWS), previously known as Sites of Importance for Nature Conservation (SINC) or County Wildlife Sites (CoWS) are areas of land with significant wildlife value. Use our LoWS finder tool to find sites near you. Partners of Essex Wildlife Trust Biological Records Centre can also access full LoWS citations online - just register on this site and contact us to request access.

For more information on LoWS click here.