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Kilby Foxton Canal SSSI

Kilby Foxton Canal SSSI

The canal was notified for its diverse and well-balanced community of pondweeds, including fennel-pondweed, small pondweed, hairlike pondweed, flat-stalked pondweed, curled pondweed, perfoliate pondweed and broad-leaved pondweed.

The banks and shallow margins of the canal support a range of emergent plant species, which are home to a range of invertebrate and bird species.

The canal is also home to a long established colony of Daubenton's bat.

  • Nature spots

Address

Harborough
Leicestershire