Båtfors – Bredfors

Country/territory: Sweden

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 11,000 ha

Protection status:

Sveriges Ornitologiska Förening

Site description
A lake situated in the lower reaches of the Dalälvens river, which is subject to spring flooding. Rich shoreline vegetation is present.

Key biodiversity
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).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Båtfors – Bredfors. Downloaded from on 17/04/2021.