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Foss Islands Nature Reserve


Flowers for Pollinators, Mixed Woodland, Nature Reserve, Riverbank, Wildflower Meadow


Walking, Wheelchair Accessible

Formerly part of a great man-made swamp that protected the eastern side of York Foss Islands Nature Reserve is home to a variety of water birds including swans and geese. On the Hungate side of the river a walking trail has several interpretation boards providing information about local wildlife and colourful wild flowers have been planted beside the trail.

Cared for by:
City of York Council