Herbsleben ponds

Country/territory: Germany

IBA criteria met: C7 (2002)
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Area: 85 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description (2000 baseline)
An area of fish-ponds with reeds Phragmites, ditches and wet meadows. One of only a small number of wetlands in Thüringen.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding wetland and passage waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Herbsleben ponds. Downloaded from on 25/09/2023.