The site was identified as important in 2000 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s)||Population estimate at site||IBA criteria met|
The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2000).
|Protected area (PA)||PA designation||PA area (ha)||Relationship of PA with IBA||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)|
|Ober-Mooser-Teich||Naturschutzgebiet||57||is identical to site||57|
|Habitat (IUCN level 1)||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Grassland||Dry siliceous grassland, Humid grasslands||-|
|Wetlands (inland)||Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs||-|
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Ober-Moos pond. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/ober-moos-pond-iba-germany on 02/10/2023.