River Roden, Shropshire


River Roden, Shropshire

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The River Roden is a river in Shropshire, England, which meets the River Tern at Walcot.

Villages and towns it flows through or near to include:

*Wem
*Lee Brockhurst
*Shawbury
*Roden
*Rodington

Wildlife

The River Roden is also recognised for its abundance in wildlife. predatory birds, foxes and other animals are common to this river and there is also a large variety of fish, including:

*Chub - which are largely sought by anglers in the river
*Pike - for which the river is known
*Barbel - which are unusual for a river like the Roden, although do not grow to a large size here
*Dace - which are abundant in the river
*Perch
*Roach
*Minnow

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