Upper Aller lowlands

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
An area of heathland and periodically flooded humid and mesophile grassland. Open sewage farms and oxbow lakes are also present.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
This area is part of a Ciconia ciconia protection programme. Part of the area is a candidate Special Area for Conservation.

Protected areas
National None International PartialIBA overlaps with Special Protection Area (Obere Allerniederung)

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Upper Aller lowlands. Downloaded from on 09/12/2023.