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Barsbecker See

Schleswig Holstein  >  Germany

Lake and surroundings with meadows and hedgerows behind the beach. Good area for Barnacle Goose and Eurasian Curlew.

Description

Nature reserve around the lake Barsbecker See with reedbeds surrounded by low intensity farmland and meadows, pastures and hedgerows. While there is no access and very limited views onto the lake and reedbeds, the surrounding land is quite interesting, particularly in the winter. During the winter thousands of geese can be seen on the pastures including the occasional Red-breasted Goose. Similarly many Fieldfare, Redwing and Eurasian Curlew can be seen. In the summer time European Stonechat and Northern Wheatear are relativly common. White-tailed Eagle can be seen year round.

Details

Access

Diffcult to access by public transport (Bus station Wendtorf-Marina). Several parking lots in the area, but they might cost a parking fee during summer and are quickly full when te weather is nice.

Terrain and Habitat

Agriculture, Reedbeds, Grassland, Scattered trees and bushes

Conditions

Flat

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Winter

Route

Paved road, Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

Birdingplaces Near

This location can nicely be joined to a circular path when combiend with Bottsand and Heidkate beach.

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Top 5 birds

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