Holburn Lake & Moss

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Holburn Lake & Moss

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Site number: 
  • Area: 
    28 ha
  • Designation date: 
  • Coordinates: 
    55°37'N 01°55'W
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Holburn Lake & Moss. 17/07/85; England; 28 ha; 55°37'N 001°55'W. Special Protection Area EC Directive; SSSI. An artificial lake and island supporting reedbeds and adjacent mire areas supporting various species of typical mire vegetation. The lake is a roosting site for internationally important numbers of geese. Access to the site is strictly limited. Ramsar site no. 302. Most recent RIS information: 1999.

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  • National legal designation: 
    • sssi
  • Regional (international) legal designations: 
    • EU Natura 2000
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