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Weserstaustufe Schlüsselburg


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC winter 1996 384 individuals C2, C6
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC winter 1996 1,000 individuals B1i, C3
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU winter 1996 100-4,800 individuals B1i, C3
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1998 6 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC passage 1996 200-1,200 individuals C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC resident 1997 6 breeding pairs C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC breeding 1998 1 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.

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)
Weserstaustufe Schlüsselburg Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 1,600 protected area overlaps with site 1,600
Weserniederung Diethe - Müsleringen Landschaftschutzgebiet 260 protected area is adjacent to site 5
Vogelschutzgebiet 'Weseraue' Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,744 protected area contained by site 2,581
Teichfledermausgewässer in der Raddestorfer Marsch Landscape Protection Area 168 protected area overlaps with site 0
Teichfledermaus-Gewässer im Raum Nienburg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 687 protected area is adjacent to site 0
NSG Windheimer Marsch Naturschutzgebiet 90 protected area contained by site 89
NSG Weseraue Naturschutzgebiet 756 protected area overlaps with site 758
NSG Staustufe Schluesselburg Naturschutzgebiet 265 protected area contained by site 269
NSG Mittelweser Naturschutzgebiet 91 protected area contained by site 91
NSG Lahder Marsch Naturschutzgebiet 19 protected area contained by site 19
NSG Haeverner Marsch Naturschutzgebiet 103 protected area contained by site 104
NSG Grube Baltus Naturschutzgebiet 63 protected area contained by site 63
LSG-Altkreis Minden Landscape Protection Area 13,412 protected area overlaps with site 1,870

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Ruderal land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
military -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
water management -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Weserstaustufe Schlüsselburg. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020.