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An area of shallow lakes and canals (former peat-workings) with fens, reedbeds, swampy woodland and wet meadows, located to the north of the city of Zwolle. The IBA is adjacent to De Weerribben (064), with which it formed a single site (`De Wieden and De Weerribben', the former site NL027) in the previous pan-European IBA inventory (Grimmett and Jones 1989). Human activities include water-sports, tourism and reed-harvesting (`Other' land-use, below).
A roost for geese Anser from surrounding feeding areas, but no counts are available.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: De Wieden. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/07/2020.