IBA criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 1,250 ha
Site description (baseline)
The Flemish part of the Dijle river valley, located south of Leuven, with ponds, marshes, grasslands and woodlands.
The area supports staging and wintering waterfowl and is a breeding and staging site for reedbed species.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: De Dijlevallei. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/720 on 30/05/2023.