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An area of small ponds and canals (former peat-workings) interspersed with fens, reedbeds, swampy woodland and wet meadows, and located south of the city of Heerenveen, near to De Weerribben (064). Human activities include reed-harvesting (`Other' land-use, below).
A roost for geese Anser from surrounding feeding areas. Waterbird numbers quoted are rough estimates.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rottige Meenthe and Brandemeer. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/07/2020.