A lake situated in the lower reaches of the Dalälvens river, which is subject to spring flooding. Rich shoreline vegetation is present.
This site is important for breeding species of forest and wetland habitats. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (resident).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Båtfors – Bredfors. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.