IBA criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 2,560 ha
Site description (baseline)
An important wetland area including many ponds and marshes and wet woodlands, and covering parts of the Echelbeek, Slangbeek, Roosterbeek and Laambeek.
The IBA is also a breeding and staging site for reedbed species, including Botaurus stellaris.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Vijverkomplex van Midden Limburg. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/716 on 01/06/2023.