Döberitzer Heide

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: B3, C6 (2002)
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Area: 3,926 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
A mosaic of heathland, dry sandy grassland, wetland and ruderal land. Access to some areas is still restricted following years of use as a military training area. Human activities include extensive sheep-grazing.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (non-breeding) and Crex crex (breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Döberitzer Heide. Downloaded from on 12/04/2021.