Year of compilation: 2000
A large part of the area consists of humid grasslands inundated during the winter period.
The site is important for wintering Anas clypeata
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The area is now well protected and there are no immediate threats. It is proposed as a Ramsar Site.
NoneIBA partly covered by Nature Reserve.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 04/08/2020.