The present landscape of De Weerribben originated from the extraction of peat. Now it is a significant region because of the various stages in the natural development from open water to carr woodland. The region has a wide diversity of environments varying from open water, reed land, hayfields and carr woodland. Each environment with its own specific type of vegetation: a suitable habitat for a wide variety of wildlife: mammals, birds and insects. Water is the dominating element in the reserve.
All prevailing plant communities and associated wildlife are related to the abundant presence of water.
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