DE099
Steinhuder Meer


Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: A4iii, B1i, C3, C4, C6 (2002)
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Area: 7,292 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
A large, eutrophic lake (2,800 ha), surrounded by wet meadows and bogs.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (10 breeding pairs).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Steinhuder Meer. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/12/2019.