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Ho Bugt meadows


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta LC passage 1994 2,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica NT passage 1994 1,500 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown 1994 20,000 individuals A4iii, C4

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)
2010 not assessed very unfavourable not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Varde Kommune §3 beskyttet natur (alle søer, moser, vandløb, heder, enge mv) 22,150 protected area overlaps with site 0
Vadehavet med Ribe Å; Tved Å og Varde Å vest for Varde Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 134,760 protected area overlaps with site 2,546
Vadehavet med Ribe Å, Tved Å og Varde Å vest for Varde Marine Protected Area (OSPAR) 112,700 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Vadehavet Wildlife Reserve 83,000 protected area contains site 2,700
Vadehavet Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 150,482 protected area overlaps with site 2,700
Vadehavet Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 115,671 protected area is adjacent to site 0
The Wadden Sea World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 1,143,403 protected area overlaps with site 0
Skallingen og Langli Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,367 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nationalpark Vadehavet Nationalpark 146,600 protected area contains site 2,700
Ho, Bredmose Fredet ved afgørelse, exl. Kirkeomgivelser 110 protected area overlaps with site 0
Esbjerg Kommune §3 beskyttet natur (alle søer, moser, vandløb, heder, enge mv) 6,400 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Engarealer ved Ho Bugt Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,711 protected area contained by site 2,486
Alslev Ådal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 457 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Coastline Salt marshes -
Unknown -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ho Bugt meadows. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2020.