Haute Sûre/Ardenne méridionale

Country/territory: Belgium

IBA Criteria met: B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 89,443 ha

Protection status:


Site description
An important area of woodland at the southern limit of the Ardennes and the upper basin of the Sûre river, with many old humid grasslands.

Key biodiversity
Species listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive occurring on passage or wintering include Circus cyaneus, C. aeruginosus, Falco columbarius, Pandion haliaetus and Lullula arborea.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Haute Sûre/Ardenne méridionale. Downloaded from on 13/04/2021.