Country/territory: Finland

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2009)
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Area: 55 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high near favourable negligible
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Site summary
Core area of the site is pool with standing freshwater, which acts as reservoir of sewage plant. Site is nationally best breeding area for two species: Gallinula chloropus and Anas strepera, and one of the best for Podiceps auritus and Larus ridibundus.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Suomenoja. Downloaded from on 01/12/2021.