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
Common Blue Butterfly

Springtime at Birling Gap

Spring time sees the grassland start to wake up from its winter slumber. The flowers begin to emerge and the sight, sounds and smell of the wildlife can be enjoyed as everything begins to emerge to welcome the new year.