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Durham's National Nature Reserves

Nature reserves in Durham that Natural England identifies as among England's finest sites for wildlife and/or geology.



Details on the management, features, location, safety and contact information for Durham’s NNRs:

Research opportunities

Some NNRs host students who are working on dissertations or similar projects. This provides the opportunity to study on a high quality site and to contribute to the research and management of the reserve.

Read more information about how we arrange these projects, the list of reserves that currently offer this facility and some suggested topic titles.

Published 1 September 2014
Last updated 18 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated the schools and education and volunteer section of the Castle Eden Dene reserve.
  2. First published.