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Lüneburger Heide


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
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC breeding 1990-1999 41 individuals C6
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1990-1999 66 breeding pairs C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1990-1999 1 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 1990-1999 50 breeding pairs C6
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1990-1999 5 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 1990-1999 58 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1990-1999 173 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Seeve Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 884 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Oberes Böhmetal Landschaftschutzgebiet 510 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Lüneburger Heide Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 23,286 is identical to site 0
Lüneburger Heide Nature Park 107,769 protected area contains site 23,458
Lüneburger Heide Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 23,286 is identical to site 22,722
Lüneburger Heide Naturschutzgebiet 23,315 is identical to site 23,182
Garlstorfer Wald und weitere Umgebung Landschaftschutzgebiet 10,284 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Ehbläcksmoor Naturschutzgebiet 40 protected area contained by site 40
Borsteler Kuhlen und Brunautal Landschaftschutzgebiet 155 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland Heathland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Raised bogs -
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Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lüneburger Heide. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/05/2020.