- It has wildlife species and habitats of UK importance, which are also
- particularly valued in a European context; and which are
- given special protection under the European Union’s Habitats Directive.
- A vital part of global efforts to conserve the world’s biodiversity.
Cheddar Gorge conservation priorities are:
- Habitat: Mendip Limestone Grasslands SAC
- Species: North Somerset and Mendip Bats SAC