North-eastern lower Harz mountains

Country/territory: Germany

IBA criteria met: B3, C6 (2002)
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Area: 16,988 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description (baseline)
The lower part of the mountainous area of Harz, with predominantly semi-natural broadleaved forests.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for hole-nesting species.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: North-eastern lower Harz mountains. Downloaded from on 29/05/2023.