Year of compilation: 2000
An open mire landscape with many small freshwater lakes.
The area is also a notable breeding area for waders, mainly Pluvialis apricaria
, Calidris alpina
and Numenius phaeopus
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
There are plans to build wind-farms in an adjacent area, which may have an indirect, negative effect on the birds at this site (`Other' threat). The area is proposed as a Ramsar Site.
None3,960 ha of IBA covered by Nature Reserve (Havmyran, 3,960 ha).
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