Slope forests in the Klostertal

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
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC resident 1995 30 breeding pairs C6
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos LC resident 1995 11 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Bödener Magerwiesen Naturschutzgebiet 16 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bergwälder Klostertal Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,143 protected area overlaps with site 1,500


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
agriculture -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Slope forests in the Klostertal. Downloaded from on 23/03/2023.