Mudflats, Alde and Ore © Tony Pick 2011

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Mudflats, Alde and Ore © Tony Pick 2011

Bell-heather Dunwich Heath © SCH AONB

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Bell-heather Dunwich Heath © SCH AONB

Yachts © Tony Pick

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Yachts © Tony Pick

Family - Bluebell Wood © Tony Pick

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Family - Bluebell Wood © Tony Pick

Beach huts Southwold © SCH AONB

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Beach huts Southwold © SCH AONB

Snape Maltings © SCH AONB

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Snape Maltings © SCH AONB

Dunwich Cliffs © Tony Pick

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Dunwich Cliffs © Tony Pick

Pig field © Tony Pick

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Pig field © Tony Pick

Saltmarsh- Kirton Creek © Tony Pick

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Saltmarsh- Kirton Creek © Tony Pick

AONB Infographic

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AONB Infographic

Arthur Ransome, Shotley's Literary Hero, at the heart of celebrations in 2017. See all the events and information here

Shotley Walk Explorer - new guide of the first Walkers Are Welcome village in Suffolk! Walk and enjoy...

Feeling active? Get involved with local conservation activities See the volunteer opportunities here

Suffolk Secrets AONB Fund - 2018 awards will be announced soon! Supporting community and conservation projects

Welcome 

The Suffolk Coast & Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a stunning landscape packed full with wildlife and exciting places to explore and discover.        

There's something for everyone with 155 square miles of tranquil and unspoilt landscape including wildlife-rich estuaries, ancient heaths, windswept shingle beaches and historic towns and villages

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