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Danube floodplains


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
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC winter 1995-2003 9,000 individuals C3
Smew Mergellus albellus LC winter 1995-2003 600 individuals C3
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU winter 1995-2003 16,000 individuals C3
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula LC winter 1995-2003 28,000 individuals C3
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula LC passage 1995-2003 10,000 individuals C3
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1995-2003 12-34 breeding pairs C6
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmaeus LC winter 1995-2003 120 individuals C1
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus LC breeding 1995-2003 30-70 breeding pairs C6
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1995-2003 110-240 breeding pairs C6
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 1995-2003 1-4 breeding pairs C1
Milvus migrans NR breeding 1995-2003 5-6 breeding pairs C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC breeding 1995-2003 20-45 breeding pairs C6
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1995-2003 79,000 individuals C4
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1995-2003 20,000 individuals 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.

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)
Zlatniansky luh Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 9 protected area contained by site 9
Velkolelsky ostrov Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 328 protected area contained by site 329
Topoľové hony Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 60 protected area contained by site 60
Strážsky park Chránený areál / súkromný chránený areál 7 protected area contained by site 7
Starý háj Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 77 protected area contained by site 77
Starý háj Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 77 protected area contained by site 0
Soví les Chránený areál / súkromný chránený areál 42 protected area overlaps with site 28
Sihoť Chránený areál / súkromný chránený areál 235 protected area overlaps with site 0
Severny Bodicky kanal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 24 protected area overlaps with site 0
Poľovnícky les Chránený areál / súkromný chránený areál 8 protected area contained by site 8
Pečniansky les Chránený areál / súkromný chránený areál 295 protected area overlaps with site 0
Panský diel Natural Monument 16 protected area contained by site 16
Panský diel Prírodná pamiatka / súkromná prírodná pamiatka 16 protected area contained by site 0
Ostrovne lucky Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 628 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ostrovné lúčky Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 55 protected area contained by site 55
Ostrovne lucky Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 15 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ostrovne lucky Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12 protected area overlaps with site 614
Ostrov orliaka morského Národná prírodná rezervácia 23 protected area contained by site 23
Kráþovská lúka Natural Monument 3 protected area contained by site 3
Kráľovská lúka Prírodná pamiatka / súkromná prírodná pamiatka 3 protected area contained by site 0
Kopáčsky ostrov Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 83 protected area contained by site 83
Klucovske rameno Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 198 protected area overlaps with site 435
Klucovske rameno Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 475 protected area overlaps with site 0
Hrusov Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 495 protected area overlaps with site 483
Gajc Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 63 protected area contained by site 63
Foráš Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 116 protected area contained by site 116
Èíèovské màtve rameno National Nature Reserve 80 protected area contained by site 80
Dunajské ostrovy Prírodná rezervácia / súkromná prírodná rezervácia 220 protected area contained by site 0
Dunajské ostrovy Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 220 protected area contained by site 220
Dunajské luhy Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 14,488 protected area overlaps with site 14,488
Dunajske luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,542 protected area overlaps with site 4,298
Dunajske luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,225 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dunajske luhy Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,512 protected area overlaps with site 16,373
Dunajské luhy Chránená krajinná oblasť; druhý stupeň ochrany 12,284 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dunaj Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,426 protected area overlaps with site 1,272
Dunaj Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 667 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dolny tok Ipla Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 201 protected area overlaps with site 0
Danube flood-plains Protected Landscape Area 11,454 protected area contained by site 12,284
Čilížské močiare Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 338 protected area overlaps with site 0
Číčovské mŕtve rameno Národná prírodná rezervácia 80 protected area contained by site 0
Číčovské luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 194 protected area overlaps with site 460
Cicovske luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 484 protected area contained by site 0
Bratislavske luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 685 protected area overlaps with site 453
Bratislavské Luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 29 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bratislavske luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 236 protected area overlaps with site 0
Biskupicke luhy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 916 protected area overlaps with site 869
Bajdeľ Chránený areál / súkromný chránený areál 9 protected area contained by site 9

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
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 -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
water management -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Danube floodplains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/04/2021.