Country/territory: Estonia

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, C2, C6 (2003)
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Area: 16,874 ha

Protection status:

Eesti Ornitiliigiaühing (EOÜ)

Site description
A large raised bog in western Estonia, with many pools.

Key biodiversity
Nätsi-Võlla bog is an important staging area for migrating Cygnus columbianus, and supports a diverse assemblage of breeding waders. Significant proportion (³1%) of national population breeding at site: Grus grus (10-20 pairs), Limosa limosa (5-10 pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nätsi-Võlla. Downloaded from on 14/07/2020.