RSPB Frampton Marsh

Frampton Marsh is a nature reserve in Lincolnshire, England. The reserve is situated on the coast of The Wash, some 4 miles from the town of Boston, between the outfalls of the Rivers Welland and Witham (covering an area of mature salt marsh known as The Scalp), and near the village of Frampton. Most of the reserve is managed by the RSPB with part managed by the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust. There is a small visitor centre at the entrance to the reserve.

RSPB Frampton Marsh
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LocationFrampton, Lincolnshire, England
Coordinates52°55′35″N 0°01′36″E / 52.9263°N 0.0266°E / 52.9263; 0.0266Coordinates: 52°55′35″N 0°01′36″E / 52.9263°N 0.0266°E / 52.9263; 0.0266
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Websitewww.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/f/framptonmarsh/

Thousands of migrating birds gather at Frampton Marsh. Species which can be observed here include pied avocet, common redshank and curlew. The reserve has recorded many nationally rare bird species, such as oriental pratincole, collared pratincole, lesser yellowlegs, baird's sandpiper, broad-billed sandpiper, white-rumped sandpiper, pectoral sandpiper, long-billed dowitcher and stilt sandpiper.

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