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What does SSSI stand for?

SSSI stands for Site of Special Scientific Interest (under Antarctic Treaty)

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  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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The land team's work in restoring the Bleak House opencast site in Staffordshire has been given an accolade by Natural England, which has designated it as a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
His plans to place the back nine holes of his main 18-hole course here would decimate the links, designated a site of special scientific interest for four types of dune habitat: shifting dunes, fixed or grey dunes, decalcified fixed dunes and humid dune slacks, or hollows.
5 hectares of the 650 hectares of lowland heath, which is a Site of Special Scientific Interest and one of the few places in Britain where all six native British reptiles can be found.
Ryton Wood site of special scientific interest, Ryton on Dunsmore; meet at a car park down a track off the A423 near the Bull and Butcher pub.
Butterflies and protected plants are normally found at a site of special scientific interest run by the North Wales Wildlife Trust on the edge of Wrexham.