A 70-km-long and up to 3-km-wide stretch of the River Ipe¾ flood-plain situated next to the Hungarian border. The river channel supports water-fringe vegetation and meanders through a flat landscape of extensively-managed wet meadows, arable land and scattered rural settlements.
An important site for breeding species of riverine habitats and wet grassland. Porzana parva, Jynx torquilla and Locustella fluviatilis also breed.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Poiplie. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/05/2019.