Duinen Goeree & Kwade Hoek

Country/territory: Netherlands

IBA Criteria met: B1i, C2, C6 (2016)
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Area: 826 ha

Vogelbescherming Nederland
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2017 not assessed very unfavourable medium
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Site description
A small area of dunes, saltmarshes and mudflats between Haringvliet (024) and the Voordelta (020). This site, together with sites 020 and 022, formed part of a single, larger site (former site NL046) in the previous pan-European IBA inventory (Grimmett and Jones 1989).

Key biodiversity
An important feeding and roosting site for Platalea leucorodia, particularly those from the Voornes Duin colony (022).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Duinen Goeree & Kwade Hoek. Downloaded from on 28/01/2022.