Site description (2000 baseline)
A large stretch of the Danube flood-plain, north of the town of Baja. The IBA covers a complex of habitats, including backwaters, marshes, meadows and both softwood and hardwood flood-plain forest, although approximately half of the forested area consists of plantations of non-native poplar Populus.
An important area for wintering wildfowl and local breeding populations of lowland forest birds.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gemenc. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/gemenc-iba-hungary on 03/12/2023.