Rieselfelder Münster

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Rieselfelder Münster

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    233 ha
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    52°01'N 07°39'E
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Rieselfelder Münster. 28/10/83; Nordrhein-Westfalen; 233 ha; 52°02'N 007°39'E. Numerous shallow water basins, fringed by reedbeds and dissected by a network of mud banks, wet-pasture, arable land, woodland, and scrub. An important site for breeding and staging numerous species of waterbirds with several pairs of raptors wintering here. The site is also very important for butterflies. Birdwatching hides and interpretative materials are available. Human activities include recreational and other traffic. Ramsar site no. 277. Most recent RIS information: 1992.

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