Our first nature reserve: a hidden gem along the River Strule which has a long history of wildlife recording and a wealth of wildlife to match.
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Small and secluded, this woodland nature reserve nestles along the banks of the River Lagan and offers an escape just four miles south of Belfast city centre.
A beautiful nature reserve with an outstanding wooded river valley and parkland, which ranks as one of the best examples of its type in Western Europe.
A beautiful island in Upper Lough Erne with a mosaic of habitats.
A small island in Lower Lough Erne which is home to the rare ivy broomrape.
A disused railway cutting that hosts an impressive variety of orchids and the largest colony of a very rare tree - the Irish whitebeam.
A grassland paradise in the Belfast Hills, home to a stunning variety of rare wildlife.