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An unmodified part of the Wis³a (Vistula) riverbed, 36 km long, with meanders, high banks, numerous islands and sandbars, from Józefów town to Kazimierz Dolny town. The islands vary in character, from low, bare sandy islets to larger, higher islands, covered with willow Salix scrub, forest of Salix and poplar Populus, hay meadows and pasture. The river is extensively used by boat traffic.
Breeding species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (10 pairs).
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Malopolska Wisla river gap. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/01/2021.