Looking north over flooded fields at Eldernell, January 2005
|Area||15 square kilometres (3,700 acres)|
|Designated:||5 March 1993|
They extend for around 21 kilometres (13 mi) east of the City of Peterborough and cover more than 15 square kilometres (3,700 acres). The washes are significant for their over-wintering populations of Bewick's swan (Cygnus columbianus bewickii) and Pintail (Anas acuta).
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