Sites - Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)
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United Kingdom, South East
0o 45.54' West 50o 45.89' North
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Year of IBA assessment
Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
Site description A central area of mudflats and saltmarsh, and surrounding brackish marsh and pasture. The harbour itself has a narrow opening to the sea, flanked by shingle-beaches. The IBA supports large numbers of wintering wildfowl, and is also nationally important for wintering Phalacrocorax carbo.