Bastau lowlands

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description (baseline)
Wet grassland and bog in the valley of a tributary of the River Weser.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The site is adversely affected by agricultural intensification and drainage. Wet grassland and bog habitats are being re-created.

Protected areas
National Partial International NoneIBA overlaps with Nature Reserves.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Bastau lowlands. Downloaded from on 02/06/2023.