DE153
Niers valley


Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 1,971 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
A low-lying area associated with the River Niers. A variety of habitats occur including wet grassland (much of which has been drained), Populus, Quercus and Fagus forests in addition to wet forest. The main human activity is agriculture.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Niers valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/09/2019.