Country/territory: Netherlands

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, C3, C6 (2016)
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Area: 3,768 ha

Protection status:

Vogelbescherming Nederland
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 high not assessed medium
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Site description
An area of heathland and fen containing c.40 freshwater bodies of various sizes, surrounded by predominantly coniferous forest. The site is located to the north-west of the city of Hoogeveen.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dwingelderveld. Downloaded from on 04/03/2021.