Gladhouse Reservoir

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Gladhouse Reservoir

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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  • Area: 
    186 ha
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  • Coordinates: 
    55°46'N 03°07'W
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Gladhouse Reservoir. 14/07/88; Scotland; 186 ha; 55°47'N 003°06'W. Special Protection Area EC Directive; SSSI. A large freshwater reservoir with several small islands. There is limited development of aquatic vegetation, although there are marginal areas of fen. The reservoir is a roosting site for internationally important numbers (3,440) of wintering geese. Ramsar site no. 404. 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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