Year of compilation: 2000
Two areas (3,650 ha and 380 ha) of raised bog, wet heathland and humid grassland. The main human activity is agriculture.
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Management includes the maintenance and restoration of bogs and heathlands and the extensification of agriculture.
PartialIBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bogs and heathlands of the Westmünsterland. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 02/07/2020.