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.
PartialIBA overlaps with Special Protection Area (Obere Allerniederung)
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Upper Aller lowlands. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/upper-aller-lowlands-iba-germany on 09/12/2023.