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Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland


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
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1990-2000 10 breeding pairs C6
Common Barn-owl Tyto alba LC breeding 1990-2000 80 breeding pairs B2
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 1998 9 breeding pairs C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT breeding 1990-2000 20 breeding pairs C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC breeding 1990-2000 15 breeding pairs C6
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius LC breeding 1990-2000 100 breeding pairs B3, C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1990-2000 400 breeding pairs C6
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria LC breeding 1990-2000 7 breeding pairs C6
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1990-2000 150 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Wälder zwischen Willanzheim; Mainbernheim und Tiefenstockheim Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 301 protected area contained by site 302
Vorderer Steigerwald mit Schwanberg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 8,366 protected area contained by site 8,351
Vorderer Steigerwald -- Windsheimer Bucht -- Golla Nature Reserve 0 protected area overlaps with site 530
Taubergrund bei Creglingen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 930 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Talgründe im Iff- und Gollachgau Landschaftschutzgebiet 588 protected area overlaps with site 0
Talgründe im Iff- und Gollachgau Landscape Protection Area 588 protected area overlaps with site 315
Südliches Steigerwaldvorland Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 5,470 protected area overlaps with site 3,850
Südlicher Steigerwald Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 11,135 protected area contained by site 11,135
Steigerwald Nature Park 126,923 protected area overlaps with site 45,687
Schwadengraben Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 8 protected area contained by site 6
Schloßbergsattel bei Markt Einersheim Naturschutzgebiet 78 protected area contained by site 78
Sandgebiete bei Schwarzach; Klein- und Großlangheim Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,434 protected area overlaps with site 1,238
Sande am Tannenbusch bei Kleinlangheim Naturschutzgebiet 38 protected area contained by site 38
Rammelsee und Kleiner Schimmelsteig Naturschutzgebiet 40 protected area contained by site 40
Ochsenfurter und Uffenheimer Gau und Gäulandschaft NÖ Würzburg Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 22,162 protected area overlaps with site 0
Naturwaldreservate der Frankenhöhe Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 245 protected area overlaps with site 23
Naturwaldreservat Wolfsee Naturschutzgebiet 76 protected area contained by site 76
Mausohrkolonien in Steigerwald; Frankenhöhe und Windsheimer Bucht Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3 protected area overlaps with site 2
Mausohrkolonien im Steigerwaldvorland Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 0 protected area overlaps with site 1
Marktstefter Tännig Naturschutzgebiet 74 protected area overlaps with site 65
LSG innerhalb des Naturparks Steigerwald (ehemals Schutzzone) Landscape Protection Area 88,660 protected area overlaps with site 30,183
LSG innerhalb des Naturparks Steigerwald (ehemals Schutzzone) Landschaftschutzgebiet 88,558 protected area overlaps with site 0
LSG innerhalb des Naturparks Frankenhöhe (ehemals Schutzzone) Landscape Protection Area 76,581 protected area overlaps with site 4,852
LSG innerhalb des Naturparks Frankenhöhe (ehemals Schutzzone) Landschaftschutzgebiet 76,584 protected area overlaps with site 0
Laubwälder südlich von Uffenheim Landscape Protection Area 1,010 protected area overlaps with site 665
Laubwälder südlich von Uffenheim Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,010 protected area overlaps with site 0
Külsheimer Gipshügel Naturschutzgebiet 8 protected area contained by site 8
Kranzer Naturschutzgebiet 8 protected area contained by site 8
Kalktuffquellen zwischen Willanzheim und Markt Einersheim Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 23 protected area contained by site 25
Hutung am Gigert Naturschutzgebiet 39 protected area contained by site 39
Holzöd bei Ippesheim Naturschutzgebiet 6 protected area contained by site 6
Halbtrockenrasen am Schwanberg Naturschutzgebiet 9 protected area contained by site 9
Gräfholz und Dachsberge Naturschutzgebiet 350 protected area contained by site 350
Gipshügel bei Külsheim und Wüstphül Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 58 protected area contained by site 61
Gipshöhle Höllern und Gipshügel Sieben Buckel Naturschutzgebiet 10 protected area contained by site 10
Frankenhöhe Nature Park 110,404 protected area overlaps with site 7,088
Flugplatz Kitzingen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 121 protected area contained by site 120
Fledermauswinterquartiere des Steigerwalds und der Frankenhöhe Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1 protected area overlaps with site 3
Creglingen Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,028 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Belkers bei Großlangheim Naturschutzgebiet 31 protected area contained by site 31
Anstieg der Frankenhöhe östlich der A 7 Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,444 protected area overlaps with site 1,747
Aischauen Landschaftschutzgebiet 423 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aischauen Landscape Protection Area 423 protected area overlaps with site 174

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Urban parks and gardens, Other urban and industrial areas, Ruderal land -
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 (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vorderer Steigerwald - Windsheimer Bucht - Steigerwald-Vorland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2020.