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.
Saturday, 20 March 2010
The site was quiet this morning, with no sign of any migrants. A Marsh Tit was by the fishing cottage briefly at around 9am. Two pairs of Gadwall, at the eastern end of the main pool, was the only other species of note. L Johnson...