Peenetal (Peenetalmoor and Anklamer Stadtbruch)

Country/territory: Germany

IBA criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2, B3, C1, C2, C3, C6 (2002)
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Area: 30,530 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description (2000 baseline)
An area of fen-dominated flood-plain interspersed with reedbed (Phragmites) and Salix/Betula scrub. Human activities include reed-cutting (`Other' land-use), boating and hunting (not of birds).

Key biodiversity
Important as a stop-over site for passage wildfowl as well as for breeding species of wet meadows. Breeding species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (2-4 pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Peenetal (Peenetalmoor and Anklamer Stadtbruch). Downloaded from on 26/02/2024.