Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2002)
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Area: 35,000 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
The site has a wide variety of habitats, changing with altitude. These range from dry grassland to Fagus forests and moist Quercus-Carpinus woods.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for forest and grassland species, particularly Ciconia nigra and Lanius excubitor.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Knüll. Downloaded from on 01/10/2020.