Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 6,441 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
An area of mixed forest (predominantly Tilia and Quercus with some Carpinus) situated in the foothills of the Harz mountains and surrounded by arable land.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors and woodpeckers.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Hakel. Downloaded from on 02/02/2023.