Wildlife at Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters

It is the combination of a constantly changing landscape and unique geology that creates such an amazing diversity of habitats and wildlife at Birling Gap. Stunning views of the Seven Sisters cliffs, a wealth of wildlife and the dynamic atmosphere make this a place to discover, explore and enjoy. Sometimes quiet and serene, sometimes wild and dramatic, this is an inspiring place to visit whatever the time of year. Birling Gap is internationally important for its geology, wildlife and landscape.

A group out searching the rock pools
A swallow flying low over the water

Autumn at Birling Gap

Autumn is a time of change when the colours of the grassland start to fade, and the downland plants begin to bear fruit