Pagham Harbour

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Pagham Harbour

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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  • Area: 
    637 ha
  • Designation date: 
  • Coordinates: 
    50°45'N 00°45'W
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Pagham Harbour. 30/03/88; England; 637 ha; 50°46'N 000°46'W. Special Protection Area EC Directive; SSSI, Local Nature Reserve. An estuarine harbour with shingle beaches, intertidal mudflats and saltmarsh, giving way to brackish marsh supporting reedbeds and damp pasture. The site includes a nationally important vegetation community and small amounts of ancient woodland. Nationally and internationally important numbers of wintering or breeding waterbirds or waders use the site. Ramsar site no. 396. Most recent RIS information: 1999.

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