SZ8797 : Swan flying over the reeds

taken 6 months ago, near to Pagham, West Sussex, Great Britain

Swan flying over the reeds
Swan flying over the reeds
This swan flew low overhead as it came into land on one of the numerous pools amongst the reeds north of Pagham Harbour.
Pagham Harbour :: SZ8796
Pagham Harbour is a natural harbour in West Sussex. It is south of the city of Chichester and near the towns of Pagham and Selsey.
Whether it is a bay or estuary is a debateable point.
It is a biological Site of Special Scientific Interest, a Local Nature Reserve, a Special Protection Area, and a Ramsar site. Its shingle spit is further designated a Geological Conservation Review site. In spring or autumn rare migratory birds can often be seen. Pagham Harbour Local Nature Reserve covers 1,450 acres of salt marsh, mudflats, farmland, copses, lagoons, reed beds and shingle beaches.
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Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 April, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 18 April, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Place (from Tags)
Pagham Harbour 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 8781 9774 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:46.3564N 0:45.3638W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 8783 9766
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Reeds 

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