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Great Crested Newts

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There are 3 native newt species found in the UK. The Great Crested Newt (GCN) is the largest and least common and although widespread throughout the UK, their numbers are very low in the rest of europe. As a result, they are classed as a european protected species, receiving a high level of protection.

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