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Ferry Meadows CP Cambridgeshire

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Coney Meadow - good for <a href="/birdnews/species.asp?sp=136286">Willow Warbler</a> and <a href="/birdnews/species.asp?sp=155040">Reed Bunting</a> in spring, with locally-scarce passage migrants like <a href="/birdnews/species.asp?sp=118032">Tree Pi
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Description
Coney Meadow - good for Willow Warbler and Reed Bunting in spring, with locally-scarce passage migrants like Tree Pipit, Whinchat and Redstart sometimes seen in autumn.

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Site Details

One of the best sites for birdwatching in Peterborough, Ferry Meadows offers a fine variety of birds throughout the seasons. Spring and autumn sees migrants such as warblers, chats, terns, gulls and waders passing through, while good numbers of wildfowl - particularly Tufted Duck - can be encountered in winter. Scarce and unusual species are regular, particularly at times of peak migration.

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Directions

The public car parks are off Oundle Road, Peterborough, or just off the A47 at Castor/Ailsworth. Parking charges only in summer.

Access

No restrictions.

Parking

As well as the main car park there is a watersports centre car park at Gunwade Lake.

Opening Times

Open all of the time.

Facilities

Two hides, visitor centre/shop, cafe and telephone.

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