Coatham Marsh Nature Reserve
Fifty of the one hundred and thirty four acres of this reserve are ancient marshland, but the diverse landscape includes lime-rich grassland and man made lakes too.
Highlights: Winter is a real treat at Coatham. The sky can be swarmed with flocks of teal, wigeon and shoveler five hundred strong. Little egret and black-winged stilt have been recorded here, so keep your eyes peeled.
Access: Open all year round, entrance is free
Wheel chair access in parts
Location: In the north east corner of Redcar
Grid reference: NZ 586247
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