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Romboutswerve, Damme

West-Vlaanderen  >  Belgium

Romboutswerve is a meadow reserve frequented by migratory and wintering birds. Typical meadow birds also breed here such as Northern Lapwing and Black-tailed Godwit .

Added by Greet Sienap

Description

The area of Romboutswerve is part of a large meadow complex close to the sea. In the bumpy grassland there are also numerous drainage ditches. In this area  migratory and wintering birds such as Pink-footed Goose, Greater White-fronted Goose and Eurasian Wigeon can be seen. Among the breeding birds in the area are Northern Lapwing , Black-tailed Godwit and Common Shelduck.

Details

Access

Train to Bruges and then Bus 43 / Bruges - Damme - Oostkerke. By car: there is free parking space on the outskirts of the little town Damme. It takes only a short walk from the parking to reach the area. So from the parking you can walk or take a bicycle.

Terrain and Habitat

Scattered trees and bushes, Grassland, Reedbeds, Agriculture

Conditions

Swampy, Flat

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring, Winter

Best time to visit

Winter, Spring

Route

Wide path, Paved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform

Yes

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

Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

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