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.
Friday, 22 January 2010
10 Goosander (including 4 drakes) were present on the main pool this morning. 3 Mistle Thrush at the eastern end of the site was notable. The Siskin/Goldfinch flock appears to have decreased in size with 15+ Siskin and 20+ Goldfinch this morning. L Johnson...