Båtfors – Bredfors

Year of compilation: 2000

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).

Protected areas
National Partial International NoneIBA overlaps with two Nature Reserves (totalling 1,732 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Båtfors – Bredfors. Downloaded from on 30/10/2020.