Big Waters features a mix of habitats including the largest subsidence pond (one of the largest bodies of open water in the region), providing home to diverse wildlife.
Northumberland Wildlife Trust manages over 60 natures reserves around the region - there's bound to be one near you!
Cresswell Pond, just off the beautiful Druridge Bay coastline, is a shallow brackish lagoon, providing a year-round haven for wading birds.
A small, tranquil reserve featuring a pond and grassland harbouring typical species to this habitat with much aquatic flora and fauna including beautiful dragonflies and damselflies.
A disused limestone quarry site, with probably the best exposure of Acre limestone in the county, with diverse habitats favoured by birds, amphibians and invertebrates.
Fontburn offers a mosaic of habitats, with areas of wetland and scrub offering significant wildlife interest.
A large area which comprises an interesting mix of habitats including shallow waters and wetlands providing a haven for wildfowl and wading birds.
This Lough, is the smallest and shallowest of the four natural loughs located in the Hadrian's Wall area and is excellent for wildfowl, especially during the winter months.
A pretty pond surrounded by grassland, used by over-wintering migrant birds which are attracted by the pond's proximity to the coast.
This small reserve, features scrub, pond and grassland attracting a variety of aquatic invertebrates including several species of damselfly.
A collection of small lakes and reservoirs on the Hadrian's Wall Trail attracting rich bird life.