Sites - Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)
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Denmark, Ribe Amtskommune
8o 15.00' East 55o 42.00' North
A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
0 - 27m
Year of IBA assessment
Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Site description Mainly open agricultural land on a drained former lake with some small plantations. The site also includes two shallow lakes surrounded by reedbeds with Alnus forest and some heathland.
Key Biodiversity An exceptionally important staging area, particularly for Anser brachyrhynchus and A. anser. Botaurus stellaris, Branta leucopsis, Circus aeruginosus and Lanius collurio, listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive, breed at the site.