DE224
Rhine flats Neuenburg - Breisach


Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: B1i, C3 (2002)
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Area: 2,877 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
An 18-km stretch of the River Rhine containing riverine forest, Salix scrub, small rapids, gravel-banks and springs. A further 10 km of the river is embanked. Additional habitat-types include dry former riverine forest, Pinus forest, dry grassland and gravel-pits.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering wildfowl.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rhine flats Neuenburg - Breisach. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/08/2020.