Country/territory: United Kingdom
IBA criteria met: B2, C6 (2007)
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Area: 468 ha
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Site description (baseline)
Reedbeds and other wetland habitats situated along the Suffolk coast just north of Southwold. The IBA includes ancient woodland, saltmarsh, shingle and sand-dune communities, and brackish and freshwater communities that inhabit coastal lagoons, reedbeds and the river valley. The cliffs and beach have geological and physiographical importance. The IBA holds a diverse assemblage of breeding and wintering species.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Benacre to Easton Bavents. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/2646 on 10/06/2023.