FI067
Kukkiajärvi lake


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica LC breeding 1987 48 breeding pairs B2, C6
Mew Gull Larus canus LC breeding 1987 618 breeding pairs B2

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 low favourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution agricultural & forestry effluents - nutrient loads happening now whole area/population (>90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution domestic & urban waste water - type unknown/unrecorded happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Gavia arctica Arctic Loon 50 55 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Larus canus Mew Gull 600 708 breeding pairs 100 favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
VITTASAARTEN LUONNONSUOJELUALUE Yksityinen luonnonsuojelualue 0 protected area contained by site 0
Rajalansaaren lehmusmetsikkö II Protected Habitat Type 2 protected area contained by site 0
Rajalansaaren lehmusmetsikkö I Protected Habitat Type 5 protected area contained by site 0
Pohjanperän metsä Yksityinen luonnonsuojelualue 3 protected area contained by site 0
Nivunkulman jalopuumetsikkö Suojeltu luontotyyppi 0 protected area contained by site 0
Kuohijoen kalkkilehto Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12 protected area overlaps with site 3
Kukkiajärvi Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,892 protected area overlaps with site 3,892
Kouvalan lehmusrinne Suojeltu luontotyyppi 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Isosaaren lehmusmetsikkö Suojeltu luontotyyppi 0 protected area contained by site 0
Iso-Vekunan lehmusmetsikkö Suojeltu luontotyyppi 1 protected area contained by site 0
Iso-Vekuna Yksityinen luonnonsuojelualue 9 protected area contained by site 0
Hiidenlahden jalopuumetsikkö Suojeltu luontotyyppi 1 protected area overlaps with site 0
Evinsalon lehmusmetsikkö Suojeltu luontotyyppi 2 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
unknown -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kukkiajärvi lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/08/2020.