This site includes all of the flood-plain between Dorchester and Poole Harbour, with lowland wet grassland the dominant habitat.
First identified in 2000. Descriptive text and bird data refer to the 2000 Inventory.
The IBA is important for wintering wildfowl.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Frome Flood-plain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/07/2020.