Strijen ) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality, covering an area of 57.70 km2 of which 6.85 km2 is water, is located on the Hoeksche Waard island along the Hollands Diep estuary.
Furthermore, Strijen is home to an important and welcome resting stop for migrating birds, especially geese. During winter, the endangered Eurasian spoonbill uses this area as a foraging ground.
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Strijen, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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