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This reservoir was created following the flooding of a long shallow valley, and supports fringing reed Phragmites and Salix swamp. Water is pumped mainly from the River Stour, 14 km to the north.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Abberton Reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/12/2019.