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Krummesser Moor

Schleswig Holstein, Lübeck  >  Germany

Nice area with wet meadows and productive surrounding forests. Very good for European Stonechat and Meadow Pipit and all kinds of birds of prey.

Added* by Tim Herfurth
Most recent update 29 February 2020

Description

Especially on warm summer days the area is good for all kinds of raptors as they breed in the surrounding forests like Scheidebusch, Kannenbruch, Grönauer Heide. Woodpeckers, Stock Dove, White Stork or Common Crane pass by frequently. In the evening the call of up to 3 Woodcock is not unusual, sometimes Snipe too. Typicall breeding species are Common Crane, European Stonechat, Skylark, Whinchat, Red-backed Shrike and Meadow Pipit.

Details

Access

There is a bus going to the village of Krummesse. Then walk. You can also take the car till the red and white "no entry sign". A bike is fine too.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Agriculture , Scattered trees and bushes , Wetland

Conditions

Flat , Open landscape

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Yes

Good birding season

Spring , Summer

Best time to visit

Summer , Spring

Route

Wide path

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

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