The site was identified as important in 2000 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.
Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2000).
|Protected area (PA)
||PA area (ha)
||Relationship of PA with IBA
||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
||protected area contained by site
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||Extent (% of site)
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Wesseker See. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/wesseker-see-iba-germany on 05/12/2023.