There is not much untouched nature in the United Kingdom, most of the country is cultivated, but some areas have some nature left. The English Lake District is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Nature in the United Kingdom

Morning Fog Kilmartin
Morning fog near Kilmartin on the west coast of Central Scotland. (516k)
Pasture Lake District
Pasture in the Lake District. (1098k)
Pastures Enclosed Stone
Many pastures are enclosed with stone walls. These stones are set in the walls so people can get across the walls without a ladder. (1438k)
Malham Cove Limestone
Malham Cove, a limestone amphitheater in the Yorkshire Dales. (1024k)
Limestone Karst Formation
Limestone karst formation in the Yorkshire Dales on the plateau above the amphitheater. This makes for difficult walking on the plateau. (1342k)
Valley Carved Glaciers
A valley carved by glaciers with its characteristic U-shape somewhere on the west coast of Scotland. (829k)
North Shore Scotland
The north shore of Scotland at Duncansby Head on the northeastern tip of the mainland. (740k)
View Loch Ness
A view of Loch Ness in central Scotland. (861k)
Loch Ness Trail
Loch Ness with the trail of Nessie clearly visible \ :-) (816k)
Heather North York
Heather on the North York Moors. (1112k)
Heather Highlands Scotland
Heather on the Highlands of Scotland. (1.5M)
Foxglove Source Medicine
Foxglove, the source of the medicine Digitalis. (1026k)
Close-up Foxglove Flower
A close-up of the foxglove flower. (1047k)
Bumble Bee Visiting
A bumble bee visiting a flowering thistle. (992k)
Even Higher Resolution
An even higher resolution closeup of that picture. (718k)
Seabird Colony Scotland
Seabird colony in Scotland. (1360k)
Scottish Highland Cattle
Scottish highland cattle. (1432k)

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