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Meelva bog


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
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1996 1,000 individuals B1i, C2

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Meelva looduskaitseala Nature reserve 2,137 protected area contains site 0
Meelva LKA, Suursoo skv. Wilderness conservation zone of nature reserve 91 protected area overlaps with site 0
Meelva LKA, Meelva skv. Managed conservation zone of nature reserve 2,014 protected area overlaps with site 0
Meelva LKA, Haabsaare skv. Wilderness conservation zone of nature reserve 32 protected area contained by site 0
Meelva Nature Reserve 2,073 is identical to site 2,073
Meelva Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,137 protected area contains site 2,073
Meelva Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,137 protected area contains site 2,073

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Raised bogs -
Shrubland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Meelva bog. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2020.