Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
A large, fragmented area of heathland, forest and arable farmland, containing a wide variety of habitats. The IBA supports a flora, characterized by continental species, that is unique in Britain,and is important for a range of breeding heathland speciesand wintering Anas strepera.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Breckland. Downloaded from on 30/01/2023.