Nature Reserve Ilvericher Old Rhine Loop

A nature reserve on the Rhine (Rhine kilometer 751 on the left bank of the Rhine) is called the Ilvericher Altrheinschlinge ( Old Rhine Loop ) . The Ilvericher Rheinschlinge ( Old Rhine Loop ) extends from Meerbusch Ilverich along the Rhine dike in a southerly...

Nature Reserve Elmpter-Schwalmbruch

The Elmpter-Schwalmbruch nature reserve is one of the oldest protected areas in the region and covers around 300 hectares. The Elmpter-Schwalmbruch extends west from the municipality of Elmpt to the Dutch border. The river Schwalm forms the northern border and the...

Nature Reserve Kranenburger Bruch

The Kranenburger Bruch is one of the last remains of the moor on the Lower Rhine and is well worth seeing. The Bruch borders the city of Kranenburg and the southern part of the large nature reserve, the Düffel. The area is characterized by its particularly flat...

Nature Reserve Dingdener Heath

The cultural landscape of Dingdener Heide is characterized by a varied landscape with forests, meadows, fields and heath. The Dingdener Heide consists of forests, cattle pastures and heathland landscapes with partly boggy areas. The area has been under nature...

Diersfordter Forest

The Diersfordter Forest is located north of the city of Wesel and impresses with its extensive mixed oak and pine forests.The mixed oak and pine forests are repeatedly interrupted by small valleys. In the course of time, moor waters have formed in these dune valleys,...