Site description (2000 baseline)
An extensive area of coastal tundra with river valleys and wetlands.
Important as a breeding and moulting site for two species of goose. Breeding birds include 8 of the 32 species that are restricted in Europe to the Arctic/tundra biome (when breeding).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Hochstetter Forland. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/hochstetter-forland-iba-greenland-(to-denmark) on 28/11/2023.