Site description (2007 baseline):

Site location and context
A series of flooded medieval peat-diggings situated within the flood-plains of five principal river valley systems. The IBA comprises a mosaic of reed Phragmites, fringed shallow lakes, open water, fen habitats, carr woodland and grazing-marshes. The IBA is important for a wide variety of breeding and wintering birds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Broadland. Downloaded from on 21/02/2024.