A shallow, nutrient-rich lake situated in an intensively managed agricultural landscape.
This is an important site for passage waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (1-2 wintering birds) and Crex crex (4 non-breeding birds).
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Ralången – Lake Hyllingen. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/01/2021.