Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
An extensive area of grassland on the border with Niedersächsisches Wattenmeer National Park.

Key biodiversity
The site holds 20,000 or more waterbirds on passage, on a regular basis (including Anser albifrons 5,004; Pluvialis apricaria 9,292; Vanellus vanellus 28,493; Larus canus 9,860).

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Butjadingen. Downloaded from on 09/02/2023.