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Vooremaa


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2003

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC passage 2000-2003 3,000 individuals B1i, C3
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena LC breeding 2002 53-60 breeding pairs B1i, C3
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 2002 4-7 breeding pairs C6
Black Tern Chlidonias niger LC breeding 2002 50-75 breeding pairs 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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vooremaa MKA, Vooremaa pv. Maastikukaitseala piiranguvöönd 9,648 protected area overlaps with site 0
Vooremaa MKA, Soitsjärve skv. Maastikukaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 188 protected area contained by site 0
Vooremaa maastikukaitseala Maastikukaitseala (looduspark) 9,882 protected area contains site 0
Vooremaa järvede Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,110 protected area overlaps with site 1,657
Vooremaa Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,753 is identical to site 3,733
Saadjärve park Tsoneerimata kaitseala 12 protected area contained by site 0
Noorema Kalevipoja kivi; (Ohvrikivi Noorema Kalevipoja kivi) Kaitstav looduse üksikobjekt 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Keskmise Kalevipoja lingukivi Kaitstav looduse üksikobjekt 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kalevipoja lingukivi e. Kalevipoja tool; Kalevipoja liisukivi e. Kalevipoja tool Kaitstav looduse üksikobjekt 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kaiavere mõisa park Maastikukaitseala piiranguvöönd 11 protected area overlaps with site 0
Elistvere mõisa park Maastikukaitseala piiranguvöönd 20 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Grassland -
Shrubland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
nature conservation and research -
urban/industrial/transport -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vooremaa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/01/2022.