IBA criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 6,090 ha
|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||Threat (pressure)||Condition (state)||Action (response)|
|2010||not assessed||favourable||not assessed|
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Site description (baseline)
Large plantations (coniferous and deciduous) on former heathland with glades and many, mostly small, wetlands with bogs and water-fringe vegetation.
The only known breeding site in Denmark for Aegolius funereus (max. 2 pairs). Other species listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive that breed at the site include Pernis apivorus, Milvus milvus, Grus grus, Aegolius funereus, Caprimulgus europaeus, Dryocopus martius and Lanius collurio.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Almindingen. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/3060 on 03/06/2023.