- Site number:836
- Area:468 ha
- Designation date:07-06-1996
- Coordinates:51°57'N 07°48'W
Blackwater Estuary. 11/06/96; 468 ha; 51°57'N 007°48'W. The Blackwater River estuary includes well-developed marsh communities, numerous dry woodlands, sedges and reedbeds. The site supports large numbers of various species of wintering waterbirds and a high population of otter. Human activities include reed harvesting for thatch. Ramsar site no. 836.
- Regional (international) legal designations:
- EU Natura 2000
- Last publication date:07-06-1996