DE090
Jadebusen, inland


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
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis LC winter 1990-2000 1,950 individuals B1i, B2, C2
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC winter 1990-2000 6,250 individuals B1i, C3
Ruff Calidris pugnax LC passage 1990-2000 336 individuals C6
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1990-2000 min 20,000 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Wattenmeer, Jadebusen & westliche Wesermündung Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 49,490 protected area is adjacent to site 8,399
Waddensea of Lower Saxony UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 240,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Teichfledermaus-Habitate im Raum Wilhelmshaven Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 309 protected area overlaps with site 44
Niedersächsisches Wattenmeer Nationalpark 345,000 protected area contains site 8,399
Marschen am Jadebusen - West Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,973 protected area overlaps with site 0
Marschen am Jadebusen - Ost Landschaftschutzgebiet 4,476 protected area overlaps with site 0
Marschen am Jadebusen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 7,712 protected area overlaps with site 5,175
Jader Moormarsch Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,201 protected area is adjacent to site 1,304
Dangast Landschaftschutzgebiet 279 protected area overlaps with site 641
Christiansburg Landschaftschutzgebiet 17 protected area contained by site 17

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -
other -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jadebusen, inland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.