Tystrup-Bavelse Søerne

Country/territory: Denmark

IBA Criteria met: A4iii, B1i, C2, C4 (2000)
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Area: 1,960 ha

Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 not assessed very unfavourable not assessed
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Site description
Two connected freshwater lakes surrounded by deciduous forest, reedbeds and agricultural land.

Key biodiversity
Significant numbers of wintering waterbirds (more than 20,000 individuals) and raptors occur in some years. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (max. 5, non-breeding). Sterna hirundo, S. albifrons and Alcedo atthis, listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive, breed at the site.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tystrup-Bavelse Søerne. Downloaded from on 28/06/2022.