Karwendel and Karwendel foothills

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: B2, B3, C6 (2002)
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Area: 19,613 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
Part of the northern Alps with semi-natural forests dominated by Fagus, Abies, Picea, and Acer, alpine meadows and rocky areas above the treeline.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Karwendel and Karwendel foothills. Downloaded from on 31/01/2023.