Shustoke Reservoir lies two miles east of Coleshill on th B4114 Coleshill to Furnace End Road, south of the River Bourne. At 1.5km west to east, the main pool is only 400m at its widest point. The River Bourne feeds the smaller eastern pool (8 acres), the water is then transferred to the main reservoir (92 acres). Disturbance at weekends can be a problem.
Tuesday, 24 February 2009
A quiet day on site this morning. Highlight was a Teal that flew low over the main pool heading west. Other species noted included 3 Goldcrest, 3 Greylag Geese and still good numbers of Pochard and Wigeon. L Johnson...