Shustoke Reservoir lies two miles east of Coleshill on the 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.
Monday, 19 October 2009
Very quiet on site this morning. A single Yellowhammer, which flew over the western end of the main pool, was the first for several weeks. The Chiloe Wigeon was the only other bird of note. L Johnson...