is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and supports
diversity of plants and wildlife, there have been 313 bird
species recorded, most of which arrive with the spring or
autumn migration. The Marsh covers and area of 130 acres, it is low lying land
with dykes and ditches that are often crossed by raised sleeper
bridges. Popular with walkers, bird watchers,
fishermen, and amateur naturalists.
The Stanpit Marsh Information Centre is open to the public most days, manned by the marsh warden and volunteers.
of Stanpit Marsh
Marsh and Nature Reserve
Harbour Ornithological Group