This is an excellent place to see Armenian Gull and White-winged Tern , plus several other water bird species.
The site is adjacent to the M10 main road and there is easy access for motor vehicles; parking is allowed without restriction. Movement around the site can be on foot, or by cycle or motor vehicle.
Terrain and HabitatForest, Lake, Beach, Scattered trees and bushes, Grassland, Reedbeds
ConditionsFlat, Dry, Swampy, Open landscape
Is a telescope useful?Can be useful
Good birding seasonAll year round
RouteUnpaved road, Wide path
Difficulty walking trailEasy
Accessible byFoot, Bicycle, Car
Birdwatching hide / platformYes
During Soviet times, the lake was deliberately lowered by several metres, which explains the beach like appearance of much of the site.