Sennelager training area

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
A heathland with bogs and inland dunes, dry grassland, rivers and wet woodland. It has been used for military purposes for about 100 years.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threat is the conclusion of military use of the site and a change to other uses, including urban and infrastructure developments (`Other' threat, above).

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Sennelager training area. Downloaded from on 01/10/2023.