Northwest Anglesey Heaths and Seacliffs IPA
Location: Holy Island, off the north Wales coast. The cliffs run from west of Holyhead to Silver Bay.
Grid Reference: SH 214 800
Northwest Anglesey Heaths and Seacliffs IPA has been recognised as one of 165 Important Plant Areas in the UK.
The key features of this IPA are:
Vegetated sea cliffs of the Atlantic coast
The cliffs of Holy Island, off the Anglesey coast of north-west Wales, support important examples of coastal cliff heathland vegetation.
In addition to maritime heath with several rare species such as spotted rock-rose, there are extensive maritime cliff-crevice and grassland communities.