NU2327 : Bird Hide & Tern Colony

near to High Newton-by-The-Sea, Northumberland, Great Britain

Bird Hide & Tern Colony
Bird Hide & Tern Colony
A colony of Little terns on Newton links, near Beadnell.
Beadnell Bay
Beadnell Bay, a sandy beach stretching 3 km (1.8 miles) to the south of the village of Beadnell, contains a nationally-important colony of Little Tern and the largest mainland colony of Arctic Tern in the United Kingdom. The beach was awarded the Blue Flag rural beach award in 2005.
The beach is backed by a series of sand dunes.
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Friday, 2 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 20 June, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 230 271 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:32.2574N 1:38.1991W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NU 232 271
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