IT031
Taro river


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
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 1997-2000 16-75 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Taro Regional Nature Park 2,500 protected area contained by site 2,500
Parco fluviale regionale del Taro Parco naturale regionale/provinciale 2,005 protected area contained by site 0
Medio Taro Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,810 protected area contained by site 0
Medio Taro Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,810 protected area contained by site 3,810
Basso Taro Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,005 protected area overlaps with site 0
Basso Taro Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,005 protected area overlaps with site 448

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub, Heathland -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Forestry plantations, Other urban and industrial areas, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
urban/industrial/transport -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Taro river. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.