DK008
Coast from Aggersund to Bygholm Vejle This is an IBA in danger! 


Country/territory: Denmark

IBA Criteria met: B2, C7 (2000)
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Area: 1,660 ha

Protection status:

Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2015 very high not assessed medium
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Site description
A large area of coastal meadows and adjacent waters with several small islands.

Key biodiversity
The site was also important for large numbers of staging Cygnus cygnus and Tadorna tadorna, but numbers have declined in recent years. Species listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive that breed at the site include Recurvirostra avosetta and Sterna paradisaea.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Coast from Aggersund to Bygholm Vejle. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/09/2018.