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Arun Valley


Site description (2007 baseline):

Site location and context
The Arun valley exhibits an unusual range of physical and chemical conditions and a correspondingly high diversity of flora and fauna. Alluvial grazing-marsh, pasture and cultivated land are all present, forming a mixed wet and dry field and ditch network that supports a rich floral community. It is an important site for wintering waterfowl and waders, and for breeding waterfowl.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Arun Valley. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/arun-valley-iba-united-kingdom on 26/02/2024.