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Riede in the northern Rhein valley


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 2000-2005 7-10 males C6
Milvus migrans NR breeding 2005 4 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 very high very unfavourable not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information unknown

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - agro-industry farming happening now whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Crex crex Corncrake 8 0 males 0 very unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Streuewiesenbiotopverbund Rheintal - Walgau Naturschutzgebiet 607 protected area overlaps with site 0
Soren; Gleggen-Köblern, Schweizer Ried und Birken-Schwarzes Zeug Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 318 protected area overlaps with site 0
Soren; Gleggen-Köblern, Schweizer Ried und Birken-Schwarzes Zeug Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 318 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lauteracher Ried Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 580 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lauteracher Ried Landschaftsschutzgebiet 579 protected area overlaps with site 0
Birken - Schwarzers Zeug - Mäander der Dornbirner Ach Naturschutzgebiet 71 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Riede in the northern Rhein valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2021.