Dråby Vig and Buksør Odde

Country/territory: Denmark

IBA Criteria met: B1i, C2 (2000)
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Area: 1,680 ha

Protection status:

Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 high very unfavourable medium
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Site description
A bay with tidal sandflats, saltmarshes and small brackish ponds. Cattle graze on the saltmashes.

Key biodiversity
This is an important staging area for Pluvialis apricaria. Recurvirostra avosetta and Sterna paradisaea, both listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive, bred in 1988, but no recent breeding data are available.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dråby Vig and Buksør Odde. Downloaded from on 28/01/2021.