High Westerwald around Driedorf

Country/territory: Germany

IBA criteria met: C7 (2002)
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Area: 8,500 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description (2000 baseline)
The site has a varied landscape of non-intensively managed agricultural habitats including humid grassland, rough grazing-pastures, mesophile hay-meadows, Juniperus scrub, arable land and many hedgerows.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for species associated with a mosaic of non-intensively managed agricultural habitats.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: High Westerwald around Driedorf. Downloaded from on 30/11/2023.