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Schaalsee


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
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC winter 1990-1999 7,200 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC winter 1990-1999 8,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC winter 1990-1999 12,300 individuals B1i, C3
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU breeding 1990-1999 76 breeding pairs B3
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula LC winter 1990-1999 14,700 individuals B1i, C3
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus LC winter 1990-1999 4,200 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Common Crane Grus grus LC breeding 1990-1999 52 breeding pairs C6
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1990-1999 700-1,000 individuals B1i, C2
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1990-1999 46,400 individuals A4iii, C4

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)
Weißes und Schwarzes Moor Naturschutzgebiet 124 protected area contained by site 123
Wälder und Seeufer östlich des Ratzeburger Sees Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 756 protected area is adjacent to site 151
Wald- und Moorlandschaft um den Röggeliner See Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,361 protected area overlaps with site 1,171
Wakenitzniederung Naturschutzgebiet 290 protected area overlaps with site 32
Testorfer Wald und Kleingewässerlandschaft Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 433 protected area overlaps with site 376
Techin Naturschutzgebiet 629 protected area contained by site 621
Strangen Naturschutzgebiet 80 protected area contained by site 78
Steinerne Rinne und Mechower Holz Naturschutzgebiet 192 protected area overlaps with site 0
Schilde- und Motelniederung Landschaftschutzgebiet 591 protected area overlaps with site 14
Schaalseelandschaft Landschaftschutzgebiet 7,109 protected area overlaps with site 3,061
Schaalsee-Landschaft (Nordwestmecklenburg) Landschaftschutzgebiet 6,341 protected area overlaps with site 1,801
Schaalsee-Landschaft Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,830 protected area overlaps with site 16,837
Schaalsee-Gebiet Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,474 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Schaalsee mit Niendorfer Binnensee, Priestersee und Großzecher Küchensee, Phulsee, Seedorfer Küchensee und Umgebung Naturschutzgebiet 1,804 protected area overlaps with site 0
Schaalsee mit Niendorfer Binnensee, Priestersee und Großzecher Küchensee, Phulsee, Seedorfer Küchensee und Umgebung Nature Reserve 1,806 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Schaalsee mit angrenzenden Wäldern und Seen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,193 protected area overlaps with site 212
Schaalsee (MV) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,207 protected area contained by site 2,206
Schaalsee UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 30,257 protected area overlaps with site 22,062
Schaaletal mit Zuflüssen und nahegelegenen Wäldern und Mooren Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,855 protected area overlaps with site 192
Schaalelauf Naturschutzgebiet 535 protected area overlaps with site 113
Ostufer Großer Ratzeburger See (MV) und Mechower Grenzgraben Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 108 protected area overlaps with site 103
Ostufer des Großen Ratzeburger Sees Naturschutzgebiet 235 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Niendorf-Bernstorffer Binnensee Naturschutzgebiet 567 protected area contained by site 581
Moorrinne von Klein Salitz bis zum Neuenkirchener See Naturschutzgebiet 870 protected area contained by site 846
Mechower Seeufer und angrenzende Flächen Naturschutzgebiet 111 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Mechower See Naturschutzgebiet 199 protected area overlaps with site 185
Lauenburgische Seen Nature Park 47,400 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Lankower Seeufer, Grammsee und Umgebung Naturschutzgebiet 195 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Lankower See Naturschutzgebiet 126 protected area overlaps with site 107
Kuhlrader Moor und Röggeliner See Naturschutzgebiet 328 protected area contained by site 307
Kiekbuschwiesen bei Neuhof Naturschutzgebiet 54 protected area overlaps with site 49
Kammerbruch Naturschutzgebiet 130 protected area overlaps with site 136
Hakendorfer Wälder Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 85 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Goldenseeufer, Heidberg und Umgebung Naturschutzgebiet 136 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Goldensee; Mechower, Lankower und Culpiner See (MV) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 559 protected area overlaps with site 559
Goldensee Naturschutzgebiet 175 protected area overlaps with site 174
Der Ewige Teich Naturschutzgebiet 25 protected area contained by site 21
Culpiner See Naturschutzgebiet 30 protected area overlaps with site 0
Campower Steilufer Naturschutzgebiet 17 protected area overlaps with site 1
Braken (bei Utecht) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 196 protected area overlaps with site 170
Boissower See und Südteil des Neuenkirchener Sees Naturschutzgebiet 86 protected area contained by site 73
Biosphärenreservat Schaalsee Landschaftschutzgebiet 17,052 protected area contained by site 17,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Raised bogs -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Schaalsee. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2021.