IT197
Bassa Parmense


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC breeding 2000 500-788 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6
Great White Egret Ardea alba LC winter 2000 24-102 individuals C6
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus LC breeding 2000 90-256 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 2000 1-6 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 2000 10-24 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)
Prati e Ripristini ambientali di Frescarolo e Samboseto Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,245 protected area contained by site 1,244
Oasi di Torrile Altre Aree Naturali Protette Regionali 17 protected area contained by site 0
Aree delle risorgive di Viarolo; Bacini di Torrile, Fascia golenale del Po Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,622 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aree delle risorgive di Viarolo; Bacini di Torrile, Fascia golenale del Po Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,622 protected area overlaps with site 2,024


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bassa Parmense. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2022.