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Baltoji Voke Fishponds and Peat Land - BirdForum Opus

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Baltoji Voke fishponds and peat land


Interesting areas within this wetland system include the Baltoji Voke fishponds and peat land, and the Papis Ornithological Reserve. The marshy, shallow lake is surrounded by a working peat bog. There is also an abandoned peat mine, composed of a network of shallow water and channels now overgrown with aquatic flora.


Notable Species

This site is a valuable breeding habitat for migratory and resident waterfowl, attracting a variety of species including the Great White Egret, Whooper Swan, Black Tern, Little Gull, Great Bittern, Wood Sandpiper, Little Crake and Spotted Crake.


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Birds you can see here include:

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Other Wildlife

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Site Information

History and Use

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Areas of Interest

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Access and Facilities

There is a path network and observation towers but the fishponds are private

Contact Details

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External Links


Content and images originally posted by frogmanas