Konstanzer Bucht of Lake Constance

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, C3, C4 (2002)
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Area: 583 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
The IBA comprises the bay where the Rhine leaves Lake Constance and part of the River Rhine itself, adjoining Swiss IBA 015. The bay remains ice-free during the winter.

Key biodiversity
The site holds more than 20,000 wintering wildfowl on a regular basis.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Konstanzer Bucht of Lake Constance. Downloaded from on 06/07/2022.