Site description (2000 baseline):
Site location and context
The valleys of the Schwalm and Nette rivers, comprising Pinus
forest, wet forest, heathland, wet grassland, lakes, sand-dunes and bog.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Threats include water pollution (`Other' threat), river/stream regulation, and vegetation succession.
PartialIBA overlaps with Nature Reserves. IBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Schwalm-Nette-Platte and Grenzwald. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/schwalm-nette-platte-and-grenzwald-iba-germany on 08/12/2023.