Styrian Joglland

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The landscape is a mix of forested areas and a fine-scale habitat mosaic of small agricultural fields, grassland, pastures, orchards and small villages. The forests consist mainly of Picea and Pinus, with small stands of Fagus.

Key biodiversity
An important area for species characteristic of low-intensity mixed agriculture and woodland.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Early mowing dates threaten the Crex crex population.

Protected areas
National None International Partial30,000 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Teile des Steirischen Jogllandes, 45,524.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Styrian Joglland. Downloaded from on 29/03/2023.