Baty's Marsh LNR
Designated site name: Baty's Marsh LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  
County: KENT Natural England Area Team: Sussex and Kent (LNR)
Other overlapping designations:
Date of Declaration: 01/01/1987 Declaring Authority: Medway Council
Area (Ha): 10.43 Grid Reference: TQ 730 672
Owned By:  Medway Council Managed By:  Friends of Borstal Open Spaces work with Medway Council to manage the LNR
Location: Borstal Road, Rochester. ME1 3JN
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

Manor Road off the main Borstal Road, south west out of Rochester.
By Train, Short walk from Rochester Station.

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: The marsh is one of the last remaining salt marshes within the boundaries of the Medway towns that has not been drained and redeveloped. It is a vital area for wading birds and wildlife.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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