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Slitere and Zilie kalni


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC resident 1994-2004 25-30 males C6
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC resident 1994-2004 50-90 males C6
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1994-2004 200-300 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC resident 1994-2004 20-40 breeding pairs C6
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva LC breeding 1994-2004 150-400 breeding pairs C6
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage - 3,000 individuals C5

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)
Zilo kalnu Šlīteres krauja Dabas piemineklis 48 protected area contained by site 0
Zartapu grava Dabas piemineklis 14 protected area contained by site 0
Sliteres nacionalais parks Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,361 protected area overlaps with site 16,145
Sliteres nacionalais parks Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 16,361 protected area overlaps with site 0
Slīteres nacionālais parks Nacionalais parks 16,414 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rigas lica rietumu piekraste Baltic Sea Protected Area (HELCOM) 132,260 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rigas lica rietumu piekraste Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 132,172 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rīgas līča rietumu piekraste Aizsargajama juras teritorija 132,200 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rigas lica rietumu piekraste Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 132,172 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Pitragupes krasti Dabas piemineklis 8 protected area contained by site 0
Kaļķupītes klintis Dabas piemineklis 13 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kaļķupes ieleja Dabas liegums 1,120 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kalkupes ieleja Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,120 protected area overlaps with site 1,122
Kalkupes ieleja Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,120 protected area overlaps with site 0
Irbes saurums Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 172,412 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Irbes saurums Baltic Sea Protected Area (HELCOM) 172,485 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Irbes šaurums Aizsargajama juras teritorija 172,400 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Dizkalni Nature Reserve 75 protected area overlaps with site 1,119
Ances purvi un meži Dabas liegums 10,130 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Ances purvi un mezi Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 10,130 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Ances purvi un mezi Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 10,130 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs, Fens, transition mires and springs, Standing brackish and salt water -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
Shrubland Scrub -
Other -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Slitere and Zilie kalni. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.