Birds at Flamborough Head

RSPB reserve on Bempton Cliffs

Janice Gill
Jul 26 · 2 min read
Gannet on Bempton Cliffs by Author

Bempton Cliffs is a nature reserve owned by the RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds). It’s part of Flamborough Head, a chalk outcrop facing the North Sea.

The cliffs are sheer at Bempton, rising straight out of the sea, making this an ideal sight for nesting seabirds. The weathered surface full of clints and grykes creates…