Schwalm-Nette-Platte and Grenzwald

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
The valleys of the Schwalm and Nette rivers, comprising Pinus forest, wet forest, heathland, wet grassland, lakes, sand-dunes and bog.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Threats include water pollution (`Other' threat), river/stream regulation, and vegetation succession.

Protected areas
National Partial International PartialIBA overlaps with Nature Reserves. IBA overlaps with Special Protection Area.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Schwalm-Nette-Platte and Grenzwald. Downloaded from on 01/12/2023.