The Europareservat Unterer Inn
reachs across the borders of Bavaria to Austria. From the mouth of the river Salzach near the village of Haiming, to Neuhaus/ Schärding 55 kilometres downstream. The nature reserve contains stretches of water, mud flats and islands in an area of about 5500 hectares. In this conservation area you can find untouched islands and sandbanks with rare waterfowl and other birds. It is also home to rare plants and animals, such as beaver. Because of its importance as bird sanctuary the Lower Inn Nature Reserve is internationally recognized as Ramsar area.