Herbsleben ponds

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
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.

Protected areas
National Partial International HighIBA overlaps with Nature Reserve. IBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Herbsleben ponds. Downloaded from on 12/08/2022.