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Trent Port

Lincolnshire  >  United Kingdom

This site covers a stretch of the River Trent close to the village of Marton. There are views over the river and surrounding farmland.

Added by Josh Hedley

Description

The Trent Port area is flat and overlooks a number of fields and the River Trent. The surrounding fields and hedgerows have good numbers of Red-legged PartridgeReed Bunting and Yellowhammer. Around 140 species have been recorded here including local scarcities such as Hawfinch, Caspian Gull and European Pied Flycatcher whilst Jack Snipe and Goosander are annual visitors.

Details

Access

You can park by the cemetery at the end of Trent Port Road or by the end of the road near the Trent Port house. The main public footpaths can be found from the end of Trent Port Road. The nearest postcode is DN21 5AR. 

Terrain and Habitat

River, Agriculture, Scattered trees and bushes

Conditions

Flat, Open landscape

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring migration, Spring

Route

Narrow trail, Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

Birdingplaces Near

Langford Lowfields RSPB

Besthorpe Nature Reserve

Whisby Nature Reserve

View birdingplaces in the area that are published on Birdingplaces.eu

Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

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