Ostenholzer Moor and Meissendorfer Teiche

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 3,454 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
A lowland area that contains the River Meise and some large fish-ponds. The site also includes a large bog, patches of woodland, wet meadows and heathland.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ostenholzer Moor and Meissendorfer Teiche. Downloaded from on 22/09/2020.