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Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland


Year of compilation: 2000

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



Key biodiversity
A nationally important site for Circus pygargus



Protected areas
National Low International None530 ha of IBA covered by eight Nature Reserves.




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2020.