SJ8609 : Belvide Reservoir: path through the wood

taken 4 years ago, near to Kiddemore Green, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Belvide Reservoir: path through the wood
Belvide Reservoir: path through the wood
The reservoir itself can be glimpsed between the trees in the background.
Belvide Reservoir :: SJ8610

Belvide is a 180-acre canal feeder reservoir constructed in 1834 to supply the nearby Shropshire Union Canal. Birdwatching interest in the site did not awaken until the 1920s, but it is now regarded as one of the top sites in the Midlands. Owned by the Canal & Rivers Trust (formerly British Waterways), the site is leased to and managed by the West Midland Bird Club. It is scheduled as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) under the stewardship of Natural England. Integral to the reserve is a 3 ha tract of broad-leaved woodland which is owned by the Club.

West Midland Bird Club LinkExternal link
Belvide News LinkExternal link
Daily bird sightings LinkExternal link

***Access to the site is restricted to members and permit holders of the West Midland Bird Club***

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SJ8609, 34 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 November, 2015   (more nearby)
Saturday, 21 November, 2015
Geographical Context
Paths  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Woodland, Forest 
Near (from Tags)
Belvide Reservoir 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8690 0990 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:41.1978N 2:11.7139W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 86916 09886
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Woodland  Woodland Path 

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