Year of compilation: 2000
An area of fen-dominated flood-plain interspersed with reedbed (Phragmites
) and Salix
scrub. Human activities include reed-cutting (`Other' land-use), boating and hunting (not of birds).
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
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).
HighIBA overlaps with Landscape Protected Area. IBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Peenetal (Peenetalmoor and Anklamer Stadtbruch). Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2022.