Blockland - lower Wümme valley - Westliches Hollerland

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6 (2002)
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Area: 3,496 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
The site includes the Bremer section of the Wümmemarsch, an extensive grassland traversed by numerous drainage ditches. Habitats include wet forest and areas of scrub and reed Phragmites.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Blockland - lower Wümme valley - Westliches Hollerland. Downloaded from on 07/03/2021.