Bassin de la Haine

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A complex of ponds, marshes and grasslands in the Haine river basin.

Key biodiversity
Passage species include Pandion haliaetus, Pluvialis apricaria, Tringa glareola, Sterna hirundo and Lullula arborea (summer and passage).

Protected areas
National Low International High254 ha of IBA covered by Nature Reserve (Nature Reserves of the Bassin de la Haine, 254 ha). 13,715 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Bassin de la Haine, 13,715 ha). 550 ha of IBA covered by Ramsar Site (Harchies, 550 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bassin de la Haine. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.