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Lätäseno and Jietajoki mires


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
Broad-billed Sandpiper Calidris falcinellus LC breeding 1997 200-500 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2, C3
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus LC breeding 1997 200-500 breeding pairs C2
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola LC breeding 1997 500-2,000 breeding pairs B2, C6
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus LC breeding 1997 10-50 breeding pairs B2, C6
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis LC breeding 1997 2,000-5,000 breeding pairs B3

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tornionjoen-Muonionjoen vesistöalue Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 32,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Tarvantovaaran erämaa Erämaa-alue 67,018 protected area overlaps with site 0
Tarvantovaara Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 66,403 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Lätäsenon-Hietajoen soidensuojelualue Soidensuojelualue 43,509 protected area overlaps with site 43,367
Lätäseno-Hietajoki Mires Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 43,367 protected area overlaps with site 0
Käsivarren Erämaa Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 264,892 protected area overlaps with site 43,367
Käsivarren Erämaa Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 264,892 protected area overlaps with site 0
Käsivarren erämaa Erämaa-alue 220,001 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Joensuun luonnonsuojelualue Yksityinen luonnonsuojelualue 15 protected area contained by site 0
Harjunpään luonnonsuojelualue Yksityinen luonnonsuojelualue 4 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting -
unknown -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lätäseno and Jietajoki mires. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/09/2022.