Land Wursten

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The site consists of an area of mainly arable land and a small area of grassland on the border of the Niedersächsisches Wattenmeer National Park.

Key biodiversity
The site holds 20,000 waterbirds on passage on a regular basis, including 12,820 Vanellus vanellus and 4,235 Larus canus.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Land Wursten. Downloaded from on 28/01/2023.