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Paardenweide

Oost-Vlaanderen  >  Belgium

Paardeweide is one of the controlled flood areas (GOG) of the Sigma plan. A good place for birding and to see rare birds.

Added by Kurt

Description

Paardeweide is a wetland that is flooded about once a year. You will find open water, reeds, and a mix of grasslands. The area attracts herons, waders and other water birds. Breeding birds are Avocet and Common Tern. Furthermore you can often see Eurasian Spoonbill. From the dyke, the following rarities can be observed periodically: Great Bittern , Spotted Crake , Little Crake , Red-footed Falcon and Purple Heron

Details

Access

The adress is Sarosstraat 9290 Berlare.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland, River

Conditions

Flat, Open landscape

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Yes

Good birding season

All year round

Route

Paved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

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