IBA criteria met: B1i, C2 (2003)
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Area: 2,073 ha
Site description (baseline)
A raised bog in eastern Estonia, with small lakes and some forest. The main economic activity is forestry.
The site is an important roosting place for migrating Grus grus in autumn.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Meelva bog. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/298 on 10/06/2023.