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Soomaa


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2003

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 1998-1999 2-3 breeding pairs C6
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus LC passage 1991-1999 500-2,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1998-1999 50 breeding pairs C6
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1998-2002 70-125 breeding pairs A1, C1
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1996-2002 750-1,000 individuals B1i, C2
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1995-2001 4-5 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC breeding 1986-1999 310-400 breeding pairs C6
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 2001-2002 12 males C6
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola LC breeding 1986-1999 1,986-1,999 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 2001 3-5 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina LC breeding 1998-2001 11 breeding pairs C6
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC breeding 1996-2001 4-5 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 1986-2002 11-16 breeding pairs C6
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 2001 2-4 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
VEP nr.L02047 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L02046 Võtmebiotoop ehk vääriselupaik 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L01191 Võtmebiotoop ehk vääriselupaik 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L01190 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L01041 Võtmebiotoop ehk vääriselupaik 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
VEP nr.L01040 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L00995 Woodland key habitat 5 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L00590 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L00074 Võtmebiotoop ehk vääriselupaik 4 protected area overlaps with site 0
VEP nr.133225 Woodland key habitat 6 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133224 Woodland key habitat 6 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133223 Woodland key habitat 5 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133222 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133221 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133220 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133219 Woodland key habitat 9 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133218 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133217 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133214 Woodland key habitat 4 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133213 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133206 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133100 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133098 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.133074 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.126248 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.126247 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.126246 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.126245 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.126244 Woodland key habitat 4 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.126243 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.126110 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123228 Woodland key habitat 5 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123227 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123226 Woodland key habitat 5 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123225 Woodland key habitat 17 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123224 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123223 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123222 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123221 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123220 Woodland key habitat 4 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123219 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123218 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123217 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123216 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123215 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123214 Woodland key habitat 8 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123213 Woodland key habitat 6 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123212 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123211 Woodland key habitat 6 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123210 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123209 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123208 Woodland key habitat 7 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123207 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123206 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123205 Woodland key habitat 4 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123204 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123203 Woodland key habitat 8 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123202 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123201 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123200 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123199 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123198 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123197 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123196 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123195 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123194 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123193 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123192 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123191 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123190 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123189 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123187 Woodland key habitat 10 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123186 Woodland key habitat 2 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123073 Woodland key habitat 5 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123072 Võtmebiotoop ehk vääriselupaik 6 protected area overlaps with site 0
VEP nr.123064 Woodland key habitat 17 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.123062 Woodland key habitat 12 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Vireksaare skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 195 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Venesauna skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 50 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Valgeraba skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 2,279 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Tuhkja skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 326 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Tuhametsa reservaat Rahvuspargi loodusreservaat 155 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Tõrvaaugu skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 307 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Tõramaa skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 57 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Tipu skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 247 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Soomaa pv. Rahvuspargi piiranguvöönd 9,785 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Sandra skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 514 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Ruunaraipe-Sauga skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 316 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Riisa skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 815 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Raudna skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 314 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Räksi skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 112 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Pöörikaasiku skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 476 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Piilu skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 34 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Paelamaa skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 50 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Pääsma laane skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 251 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Osju skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 49 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Öördi skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 5,315 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Mulgi skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 168 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Möldri skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 28 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Miiliaugu skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 45 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Mardu skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 403 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Lemmjõe keele skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 65 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Kuresoo skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 11,592 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Kikepera skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 4,631 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Karuskose skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 72 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Härma skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 88 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Halliste luha skv. Rahvuspargi hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 1,069 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa RP, Halliselja skv. Rahvuspargi looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 36 protected area contained by site 0
Soomaa rahvuspark Rahvuspark 39,844 is identical to site 39,639
Soomaa National Park Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 39,639 is identical to site 39,639
Soomaa Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 40,240 is identical to site 39,600
Soomaa Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 40,240 is identical to site 39,600
Leppoja looduskaitseala Looduskaitseala 378 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Leppoja LKA, Leppoja skv. Looduskaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 378 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Leppoja Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 378 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Lemmjõe tamm Kaitstav looduse üksikobjekt 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kikepera looduskaitseala Nature reserve 10,733 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kikepera LKA, Metsise skv. Managed conservation zone of nature reserve 1,813 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kikepera LKA, Kikepera pv. Limited management zone of nature reserve 4,932 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kikepera Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 10,407 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Shrubland -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Grassland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Soomaa. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2020.