Country/territory: Germany

IBA criteria met: A4iii, B1i, C3, C4, C6 (2002)
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Area: 7,500 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description (baseline)
A lake with reedbeds (Phragmites) and wet meadows surrounded by riverine forests.

Key biodiversity
The site holds 20,000 or more waterbirds in winter, on a regular basis.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Ammersee. Downloaded from on 03/06/2023.