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Tame Anker and Mease catchment

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The River Tame is the main river of the West Midlands, a tributary of the River Trent located to the south of the Humber River Basin District. The catchment is extraordinarily diverse, from Birmingham and the Black Country to rural Leicestershire and South Staffordshire. Nearly three million people live and work in the catchment. (CCM)

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English catchment basin
Lower Tame in North Warwickshire and Tamworth subcatchment
Lower Tame, Anker and Mease subcatchment
Upper Tame Birmingham and Black Country subcatchment
Midlands (England)

Geographical FeatureIs Geographical Feature of
Bourne (Warwickshire)
West Midlands

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