Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland

Country/territory: Germany

IBA criteria met: B2, B3, C6 (2002)
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Area: 87,984 ha

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description (baseline)
Broadleaved forest dominated by Quercus. The IBA also includes arable land on clay soils.

Key biodiversity
A nationally important site for Circus pygargus

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland. Downloaded from on 10/06/2023.