Year of compilation: 2000
An artificial wetland situated near to the town of Münster (the fields were used for disposing of treated sewage). Reeds Phragmites
are present along with broadleaved forest (Quercus
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
There is an ongoing LIFE project to ensure effective management of the Special Protection Area.
HighIBA overlaps with Nature Reserve. 233 ha of IBA covered by Ramsar Site (Rieselfelder Münster, 233 ha). IBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rieselfelder Münster. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2020.