Reservoirs on the Danube (Bertoldsheimer Stau) and River Lech (Feldheimer Stau) with shallow zones covered by reedbeds (Phragmites) and surrounded by large riverine forests.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Intensification of forestry and extraction of water are potential threats, whilst fishing and boat traffic create some disturbance.
National Partial International PartialIBA overlaps with Landscape Protected Area and Nature Reserve. IBA overlaps with Ramsar Site.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lech-Donau-Winkel: Lechstausee Feldheim and Donaustausee Bertoldsheim. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2022.