Meura heathlands

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: C7 (2002)
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Area: 375 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
An area of broadleaved deciduous forest (on poor soils) and conifer plantations in the western Thüringer mountain range.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for heathland and woodland species and particularly for Tetrao urogallus.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Meura heathlands. Downloaded from on 04/12/2020.