The vegetation around the lakes consists of farmland, light forest and shrubs. Also there is the nearby river Lahn. During migration locally uncommon birds come here for resting.
You can access the area from Sterzhausen. There is free parking near the railroad crossing in the eastern end of the village just next to a smaller recreation area nearby the western pond. If you come by train it is just a five minutes walk from trainstation Sterzhausen to the site.