Lahn valley from Marburg to Wetzlar

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
An alluvial area dominated by grassland in areas that flood and arable agriculture in areas that do not.

Key biodiversity
An important area for passage migrants. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (4-9 breeding pairs).

Protected areas
National Partial International NoneIBA overlaps with Landscape Protected Area.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lahn valley from Marburg to Wetzlar. Downloaded from on 18/08/2022.