Breydon Water LNR
Designated site name: Breydon Water LNR   View map
LNR Type: Rural Type:  Biological
County: NORFOLK Natural England Area Team: Norfolk & Suffolk (LNR)
Other overlapping designations: Breydon Water Ramsar Breydon Water SPA Breydon Water SSSI Halvergate Marshes SSSI
Date of Declaration: 01/01/1968 Declaring Authority: Norfolk County Council
Area (Ha): 449.06 Grid Reference: TG 495 074
Owned By:  Crown Estate Commissioners - leased to RSPB under new licence from Norfolk County Council Managed By:  RSPB
Location: Near Great Yarmouth. NR31 4PZ
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)

Train: For Breydon Water, get off at Great Yarmouth and follow the Wherrymans Way long-distance footpath on the northern side of the estuary.
Strictly no access by road.
Access is along public footpaths. To book winter boat trips call 01603 715191.

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: Breydon Water is amongst the least spoilt estuaries in the country and supports internationally and nationally important numbers of wintering wildfowl and many wader species.

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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