IBA criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 483 ha
Site description (baseline)
The grasslands that surround the dykes of the Mittelwesermarsch and six flooded gravel-pits connected together by the River Weser. The grasslands often flood in spring.
This site is important for migrating waterbirds and waders.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mittelwesermarsch. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/3443 on 04/06/2023.