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Muddus


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC breeding 2007 30 breeding pairs C6
Ruff Calidris pugnax LC breeding 2000-2006 490-980 females B3, C6
Broad-billed Sandpiper Calidris falcinellus LC breeding 1994 147 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2, C3
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 2007 5 breeding pairs B2, C6
Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus LC breeding 2000-2006 74-122 breeding pairs B2, 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)
Stubba Naturreservat 35,033 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Stubba Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 33,286 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Råneälven Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 15,634 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Muddus National Park European Diploma Type 'A' 49,200 is identical to site 49,200
Muddus Nationalpark 51,137 is identical to site 49,340
Muddus Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 50,224 protected area contained by site 50,151
Muddus Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 50,224 protected area contained by site 0
Laponian Area World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 933,408 protected area contains site 50,213

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs, Raised bogs, Standing freshwater -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Muddus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2022.