Valley of River Ems

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description (baseline)
Mainly farmland with oxbow lakes, riverine forest and dry grassland.

Key biodiversity
The site regularly holds 20,000 or more waterbirds on passage.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Valley of River Ems. Downloaded from on 07/06/2023.