Skallingen and Langli

Country/territory: Denmark

IBA criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C4, C6 (2000)
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Area: 2,240 ha

Dansk Ornitologisk Forening
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) Threat (pressure) Condition (state) Action (response)
2010 not assessed very unfavourable not assessed
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Site description (baseline)
The site encompasses beaches, dunes, moors and extensive saltmarshes, as well as smaller areas of intertidal sand and mudflats.

Key biodiversity
Several species listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive breed at the site, including Recurvirostra avosetta, Sterna sandvicensis, S. hirundo, S. paradisaea and S. albifrons. Data on breeding birds are not available for Skallingen.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Skallingen and Langli. Downloaded from on 02/06/2023.