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Norden-Esens, 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 1990-1999 3,700 individuals A4i, B1i, B2, C2
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus LC breeding 1990-1999 1 breeding pairs C6
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 1990-1999 150 breeding pairs C6
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1990-1999 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, Ostfriesisches Wattenmeer & Dollart Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 121,620 protected area overlaps with site 0
Waddensea of Lower Saxony UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 240,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ostfriesische Seemarsch zwischen Norden und Esens Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,070 protected area overlaps with site 6,992
Ostfriesische Seemarsch zwischen Norden und Esens Landschaftschutzgebiet 6,310 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ostfriesische Seemarsch zwischen Norden und Esens Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,549 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kleientnahmestellen Ostbense Landscape Protection Area 38 protected area contained by site 38
Dammspolder Landscape Protection Area 53 protected area overlaps with site 52

Habitats

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

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Norden-Esens, inland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2022.