Wildlife

Small skipper butterfly, Whitehaven, Cumbria
Seabirds nesting on the cliffs at St Bees Head, Whitehaven

Seabirds at St Bees

The cliffs at St Bees Head is home to the most important seabird colony in north-west England

Lobster, Whitehaven, Cumbria

Marine life

The sea that laps against and sometimes batters the colourful coast is home to a wealth of marine life.

Wildflowers on the clifftops at Whitehaven, Cumbria

Wildflowers

Improving cliff top habitats by encouraging coastal heath and wildflowers to spread