Cameron Reservoir

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Cameron Reservoir

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom
  • Site number: 
    650
  • Area: 
    69 ha
  • Designation date: 
    14-03-1994
  • Coordinates: 
    56°17'N 02°51'W
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Overview

Cameron Reservoir. 14/03/94; Scotland; 69 ha; 56°18'N 002°51'W. Special Protection Area, SSSI. An artificial loch with beds of aquatic and marginal vegetation. The open water is used as a roost by an internationally important wintering population of pink-footed geese, Anser brachyrhynchus, that feed on the surrounding farmland. The site serves as a domestic water supply. Human activities include recreation hunting and fishing. Ramsar site no. 650. Most recent RIS information: 2005.

Administrative region: 
Scotland

  • National legal designation: 
    • sssi
  • Regional (international) legal designations: 
    • EU Natura 2000
  • Last publication date: 
    01-01-2005

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