IBA Criteria met: C7 (2000)
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Area: 13,570 ha
|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2009||not assessed||very unfavourable||not assessed|
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A shallow fjord area with coastal lagoons and saltmarshes (the latter habitat comprising less than 5% of the area of the IBA) in the western part of Nissum Bredning.
Formerly internationally important for wintering populations of Bucephala clangula, Mergus serrator and M. merganser but these were not recorded in significant numbers in the last midwinter counts in 1991.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nissum Bredning. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/03/2023.