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Hageven-De Plateaux, Pelt

Limburg  >  Belgium

Dutch-Belgian nature reserve of heathland, fens, forests and grasslands, where the river Dommel makes its way through the landscape. High biodiversity.

Added by Greet Sienap

Description

The Hageven-De Plateaux spreads out over Belgium and the Netherlands. It is an oasis of 600 hectares with heathland, fens, forests and grasslands, where the Dommel winds its way through the beautiful landscape. Hageven-De Plateaux is a breeding and staging area for reedbed species and meadow birds. Here one can see Great Bittern and Wood Lark .

Details

Access

Car Parking at the visitors center.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest, Wetland, Lake, Agriculture, Scattered trees and bushes, Grassland, Moors/heathland, River, Reedbeds

Conditions

Flat, No shadow, Open landscape

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring, Summer

Best time to visit

Spring, Summer

Route

Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot

Birdwatching hide / platform

Yes

Extra info

Trails are pointed out with different indications for each distance depending between 1,5 km and 9,7 km.

Links

View birdingplaces in the area that are published on Birdingplaces.eu

Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

Comments

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