Country/territory: Denmark

IBA Criteria met: C7 (2000)
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Area: 1,010 ha

Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 not assessed favourable not assessed
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Site description
A deciduous forest dominated by Fagus on steep chalk cliffs. The site also includes calcareous grassland, grazing areas with hedges, and some smaller wetlands.

Key biodiversity
The site has a high diversity of birds but numbers of most species are low. Pernis apivorus, Sylvia nisoria and Lanius collurio, listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive, breed at the site.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Klinteskoven. Downloaded from on 30/01/2023.