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Peenetal (Peenetalmoor and Anklamer Stadtbruch)


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
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).



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The area may be threatened by changing land-use, which has resulted in eutrophication and an increased frequency of flooding (`Other' threat).



Protected areas
National Partial International HighIBA overlaps with Landscape Protected Area. IBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Peenetal (Peenetalmoor and Anklamer Stadtbruch). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2022.