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Altmühl valley between Treuchtlingen and Leutershausen with Altmühlsee


Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, C1, C3, C6 (2002)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 6,581 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
A river valley with large meadows and an artificial reservoir.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for breeding species associated with meadows. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (passage), Crex crex (breeding).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Altmühl valley between Treuchtlingen and Leutershausen with Altmühlsee. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/06/2019.