Sites - Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)
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Ballum og Husum Enge, Kamper strandenge
Denmark, Sønderjyllands Amtskommune
8o 43.00' East 55o 8.00' North
A4i, A4iii, B1i, C2, C3, C4
0 - 5m
Year of IBA assessment
Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Site description Marshland lying behind dykes with several canals and smaller streams. The area is mainly used for cattle-grazing.
Key Biodiversity This is an important staging area for Anser brachyrhynchus, Branta leucopsis and B. bernicla, with total numbers of waterbirds exceeding 20,000 individuals. Most breeding birds declined during 1980-1990; more recent information is not available.