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Anton Crescent Wetland
 
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 2006
Declaring Authority: London Borough of Sutton
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: TQ253653
Location: Anton Crescent, Sutton. SM1
Owned by: London Borough of Sutton
Managed by: London Borough of Sutton
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Anton Crescent , just off the main A217 Oldfields Road, Sutton.
Bus: 80, S3,
Restricted public access.

Visitor facilities: Events. Pond dipping platform and boardwalk.
What to see: Open water, reedbeds, willow carr and a small meadow
The areas of marginal vegetation around the open water and the dense nature of the willow carr root system provides plenty of cover and the small open pools of shallow water and damp mud provide feeding stations for over wintering green sandpiper Tringa ochropus and common snipe Gallinago gallinago.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Sutton Nature Conservation Volunteers
www.sutton.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=1964
Sutton Nature Conservation Volunteers are based at:
Sutton Ecology Centre
Tel: 020 8770 5821/ 4203
Email: sncv@sutton.gov.uk

Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Borough of Sutton
Tel: 020 8770 5000
or complete General Enquiry Form
Website address and other links: www.sutton.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=1820
alternatively try
www.sutton.gov.uk and search for Anton Crescent Wetland Local Nature Reserve






Last updated 28/02/13
 
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