Stalhille West Vlaanderen  >  Belgium

The 20 hectares Schobbejak nature reserve is the result of a project in which agriculture and nature have reached out to each other.

Added* by Walter Hostyn
Most recent update 14 December 2020
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In the polder landscape of Schobbejak you can see meadow birds such as Black-tailed Godwit, Common Redshank and Eurasian Oystercatcher, while the Marsh Harrier is also found there. Cetti's Warbler breeds in the reedlands and in winter it is a foraging area for waterfowl.


Nederlands: Natuurgebied Schobbejak is het resultaat van een project waarbij landbouw en natuur elkaar de hand hebben gereikt en is ca. 20 hectare groot. In het polderlandschap ziet men onder meer weidevogels als grutto, tureluur en scholekster, terwijl ook de bruine kiekendief er voorkomt. In de rietlanden broedt Cetti's zanger en in de winter is het een foerageergebied voor watervogels.



In Stalhille village or along the canal Ostend - Bruges. Click on the P in the map for directions.


Nederlands: In Stalhille dorp of lang het kanaal Oostende - Brugge. Klik op de P in de kaart voor een routebeschrijving.

Terrain and Habitat

Grassland , Wetland


Flat , Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit



Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail

Average walk

Accessible by


Birdwatching hide / platform



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