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Fresser-Setcases


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Grey Partridge Perdix perdix LC resident 2006 36-56 breeding pairs C6
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta LC resident 2009 15-25 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Dotterel Eudromias morinellus LC breeding 2011 max 3 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC resident 2009 15-20 breeding pairs C6
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus LC breeding 2009 - C6

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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information poor

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Transportation and service corridors utility & service lines happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Some of site covered (10-49%) Not assessed Not assessed negligible
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vall del Rigart Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 210 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Serra Cavallera Plan Especial de Protección (PEIN) 6,186 protected area overlaps with site 0
Serra Cavallera Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,382 protected area overlaps with site 5,801
Riberes de lAlt Ter Plan Especial de Protección (PEIN) 409 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Riberes de l'Alt Ter Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 410 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Fresser--Setcases National Game Reserve 20,200 protected area contained by site 20,200
Capçaleres del Ter i del Freser Plan Especial de Protección (PEIN) 14,733 protected area contained by site 0
Capçaleres del Ter i del Freser Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 12,480 protected area contained by site 12,516
Capçaleres del Ter i del Freser Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12,480 protected area contained by site 0
Capçaleres del Ter i del Freser Parque Natural 0 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland -
Grassland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fresser-Setcases. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2020.