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Offenauer Klärteiche

Baden Württemberg  >  Germany

Clarification ponds of the Südzuckerwerk Offenau where many waders and waterbirds can be seen. 

Added by Sebastian Lobitz

Description

Clarification ponds of the Südzuckerwerk Offenau. But please note: Entry is prohibited at the factory. The area is a breeding place for various birds. Also ground breeders like Northern Lapwing. Lots of waders, ducks and geese can be seen here like Little Ringed Plover, Common Greenshank, Ruddy Shelduck, Northern Shoveler, Common Teal, but also Common Kingfisher, Peregrine Falcon and other birds.

Details

Access

It is best to approach the area from Offenau. The brave can also park on Südzucker's premises. But note that the area may not be officially entered! So best option is to watch from outside the Südzucker's premises.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland, Grassland, Mud flats, Reedbeds

Conditions

Flat, Swampy, Dry

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring

Route

Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Car

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

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Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

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