Abberton Reservoir

Site description (2007 baseline):

Site location and context
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.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Abberton Reservoir. Downloaded from on 26/09/2023.