Country/territory: Denmark

IBA Criteria met: C7 (2000)
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Area: 2,020 ha

Protection status:

Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2009 not assessed favourable not assessed
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Site description
A freshwater lake with reedbeds, surrounded by forest and agricultural land.

Key biodiversity
Circus aeruginosus and Alcedo atthis, listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive, breed at the site. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (max. 2, non-breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mossø. Downloaded from on 16/01/2021.