Polder Zeevang

Country/territory: Netherlands

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, B3, C3, C4 (2016)
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Area: 1,813 ha

Protection status:

Vogelbescherming Nederland
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 high not assessed medium
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Site description
A polder complex comprising improved grassland, wet meadows and ditches with some water-fringe vegetation, adjoining Markermeer (038) in the east.

Key biodiversity
The mean total number of waterbirds in January exceeds 20,000.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Polder Zeevang. Downloaded from on 08/07/2020.