Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Broadleaved forest dominated by Quercus. The IBA also includes arable land on clay soils.

Key biodiversity
A nationally important site for Circus pygargus

Protected areas
National Low International None530 ha of IBA covered by eight Nature Reserves.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland. Downloaded from on 19/08/2022.