|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2017||not assessed||near favourable||medium|
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An extensive area of forestry plantations (85% of the IBA area), located 20 km south-west of the city of Assen. Forest stands are mainly of conifers but also include some deciduous/mixed woodlands. They are of various ages and under various forestry regimes, and are interspersed with patches of heathland and fen.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Drents-Friese Wold & Leggelderveld. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2020.