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Gemaal Zuidlaardermeer

Groningen  >  Netherlands

Super nice location for birding. The area around the pumping station of Zuidlaardermeer is very rich in birds.

Added by Douwe Hoekstra

Description

Around the pumping station of the Zuidlaardermeer you will find an enormous number of rare breeding birds. It is a very special bird area with as highlights: Whiskered Tern, Black-winged Stilt, Baillon's Crake and White-tailed Eagle. This area is best for birding from spring to autumn.

Details

Access

You can park at the pumping station and walk from there. To get there you have to drive over the Zuiderhooidijk where you arrive via Onnen.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland, Grassland

Conditions

Flat, Open landscape

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Route

Paved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform

Yes

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Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

Comments

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