AT048
Lower valley of the Gail


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1997-2005 15-20 breeding pairs C6
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1997-2005 2-3 breeding pairs C6

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)
Schütt-West Landschaftsschutzgebiet 948 protected area overlaps with site 0
Schütt-Ost Landschaftsschutzgebiet 115 protected area overlaps with site 0
Schütt - Graschelitzen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,307 protected area overlaps with site 0
Schütt - Graschelitzen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,307 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dobratsch Naturpark 7,129 protected area overlaps with site 0
Derther Platte Landschaftsschutzgebiet 39 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lower valley of the Gail. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/04/2021.