Rhön Biosphere Reserve

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, B3, C1, C6 (2002)
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Area: 129,764 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
A diverse subalpine area with semi-natural forests, grassland, large fens, springs, rivers and streams

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for woodland, heathland and wetland birds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rhön Biosphere Reserve. Downloaded from on 18/04/2021.