Bodensee: Wollmatinger Ried - Giehrenmoos & Mindelsee

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Bodensee: Wollmatinger Ried - Giehrenmoos & Mindelsee

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    1,286 ha
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  • Coordinates: 
    47°40'N 09°07'E
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Bodensee: Wollmatinger Ried, Giehrenmoos & Mindelsee. 26/02/76; Baden-Württemberg; 1,286 ha; 47°41'N 009°07'E. Special Protection Area EC Directive, Council of Europe Diploma, Nature Reserves Landscape Reserve. Two separate sectors composed of a shallow embayment of extensive reedbeds, seasonally inundated meadows, and a small nutrient-rich lake. The site is internationally important for numerous species of breeding, staging and wintering waterbirds. Plants include endemic and notable species. Waterbird hunting has been prohibited. Human activities include research and biological monitoring, forestry, extensive fishing, recreation, urban development, agriculture and grazing. Ramsar site no. 89.

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  • National legal designation: 
    • nature reserve
  • Regional (international) legal designations: 
    • EU Natura 2000
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