Mezole


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC resident 1994-2004 10-20 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mezole Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,845 is identical to site 2,816
Mežole Dabas liegums 2,845 is identical to site 2,811
Mezole Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,845 is identical to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial Other urban and industrial areas -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mezole. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/01/2022.