Sites - Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)
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Denmark, Frederiksborg Amtskommune
12o 20.00' East 55o 58.00' North
9 - 69m
Year of IBA assessment
Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Site description A very large forest area with glades, lakes and some small bogs. Formerly very extensive wetlands occurred within the forest, covering 70% of the site 150 years ago, but most have been drained and only small areas remain.
Key Biodiversity Several species listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive breed at the site, including Pernis apivorus, Accipiter gentilis, Caprimulgus europaeus, Dryocopus martius and Lanius collurio.