Schwarza valley

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: C7 (2002)
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Area: 1,967 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
A wooded, steeply-sloping section of the Schwarze river valley in the Thüringer mountains. The Fagus and Picea forests are floristically diverse; rocky cliffs are also present.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for woodland species..

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Schwarza valley. Downloaded from on 14/04/2021.