Aiviekste flood-plain

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
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1994-2004 100 breeding pairs C1

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)
Aiviekstes paliene Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,155 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aiviekstes paliene Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,155 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aiviekstes paliene Dabas parks 1,155 protected area overlaps with site 1,152


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Artificial/Terrestrial Other urban and industrial areas, Arable land, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aiviekste flood-plain. Downloaded from on 06/05/2021.