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
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC resident 1994-2004 20 males C6
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC breeding 1994-2004 10-20 breeding pairs C6
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola LC breeding 1994-2004 15-30 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC resident 1994-2004 2-5 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Stiklu purvi Dabas liegums 7,245 protected area overlaps with site 6,592
Stiklu purvi Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 7,245 protected area overlaps with site 0
Stiklu purvi Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 7,245 protected area overlaps with site 6,636


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs, Standing freshwater -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Shrubland Scrub -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
other -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Stikli. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.