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Webbekomsbroek en Borchbeemden

Demervallei  >  Belgium

Next to the city of Diest the valley of the Demer is a wide low-lying valley with nutrient-rich wet meadows and marshes between sandy hills with forrests.

Added by Ruymen Jan

Description

Birds of marshes and wet meadows are found in the open area such as BluethroatReed BuntingWater RailGreat EgretNorthern PintailGarganeyEurasian CurlewNorthern LapwingSedge WarblerCetti's WarblerEuropean Stonechat.

Birds in the semi-open landscape with wood edges are Red-backed ShrikeCommon NightingaleIcterine WarblerGarden WarblerGreater WhitethroatEurasian KestrelLong-eared OwlYellowhammerLesser Spotted Woodpecker. In the older forrest on the sandy hills breeding birds are European Honey-buzzardEurasian HobbyBlack WoodpeckerMiddle Spotted Woodpecker.

Details

Access

Walking and cycling is the only way you can visit the parc.

Terrain and Habitat

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

Conditions

Flat, Hilly, Open landscape, High water possible, Swampy, Sandy

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring migration, Autumn migration, Spring

Route

Unpaved road, Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

Birdingplaces Near

Schulensbroek, Vallei van de 3 beken, Demerbroeken, het Vinne.

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Top 5 birds

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