Vallée de la Lienne

Country/territory: Belgium

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 8,500 ha

Protection status:


Site description
An example of the traditional grasslands landscape of the high Ardennes valley, and surrounding woodland.

Key biodiversity
Species listed on Annex I of the EC Birds Directive occurring on passage or wintering include Milvus migrans, M. milvus, Circus cyaneus, C. aeruginosus, Falco columbarius and Lullula arborea.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vallée de la Lienne. Downloaded from on 13/04/2021.