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Outer Wismarbucht


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A marine area inside the 20 m bathymetric line. The dominant substrates are sand and gravel and contain a rich benthic fauna.



Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering seaducks. The site holds 20,000 or more waterbirds in winter, on a regular basis.



Protected areas
National None International HighIBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Outer Wismarbucht. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.