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Kleiputten Grooten Bulck

Oost-Vlaanderen  >  Belgium

Old clay pit and nature reserve of 4.5 hectares on the river Scheldt near Zingem.

Added* by Björn Deduytsche
Most recent update 25 June 2022

Description

After the clay mining had ceased, nature recaptured the Grooten Bulck Kleiputten. In the area you can see birds like Gadwall, Eurasian Coot, Common Kingfisher, Tufted Duck, Reed Warbler, Siskin, European Goldfinch and Great Crested Grebe.

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Nederlands: Oude kleiputten aan de rivier de Schelde. Na stopzetting van de kleiontginning, heroverde de natuur de Kleiputten Grooten Bulck. In het gebied kun je vogels zien als Gadwall, Eurasian Coot, Common Kingfisher, Tufted Duck, Reed Warbler, Siskin, European Goldfinch en Great Crested Grebe.

Details

Access

The clay pits are located 1 km south of Zingem on the river Scheldt.

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Nederlands: De kleiputten liggen 1 km ten zuiden van Zingem aan de rivier de Schelde.

Terrain and Habitat

Lake , Scattered trees and bushes

Conditions

Flat

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

No

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring

Route

Wide path

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

Links

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Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

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