Ploetzkau flood-plain forest

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 385 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
Alluvial forest along the River Saale with previous river courses and large reedbeds (Phragmites).

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors and herons.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ploetzkau flood-plain forest. Downloaded from on 30/01/2023.