The wetlands of the birdringingstation Schlammwiss belong to the "Vallée de la Syre de Moutfort à Roodt/Syre". The area is protected by the Conservation of Wild Birds Directive 79/409/CEE and
therefore a part of the Natura2000 zones. The whole conservation area reachs 375ha along the river Syre.
More information about the "Vallée de la Syre de Moutfort à Roodt/Syre".
The foundation "Hellëf fir d'Natur" (HFN) bought 1982 19ha reeds inside of this nature reserve. Afterwards the group "Letzebuerger Natur- a Vullschutzliga" (LNVL) founded the birdringingstation
"Schlammwiss" with the objective to record the breeding population by ringing. The station gets supported by donations.