Isles of Langenwerder and Walfisch

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Two islands in the Wismarbucht, a vast, shallow bay in the Baltic Sea. Sand-dumping has caused the artificial enlargement of Walfisch.

Key biodiversity
Protected areas
National Partial International HighIBA overlaps with Nature Reserve. IBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Isles of Langenwerder and Walfisch. Downloaded from on 18/01/2022.