SE003
Lake Laidaure


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC passage 1997 50-200 individuals C2

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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 low favourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Most of site (50-90%) covered (including the most critical parts for important bird species) A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ultevis Fjällurskog Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 117,203 protected area overlaps with site 878
Ultevis fjällurskog Naturreservat 117,203 protected area overlaps with site 850
Sarek Nationalpark 198,466 protected area overlaps with site 300
Sarek Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 198,466 protected area overlaps with site 364
Laponian Area World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 933,408 protected area overlaps with site 3,057
Laidauredeltat Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,918 protected area overlaps with site 0
Laidauredeltat Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,918 protected area overlaps with site 1,530
Laidaure Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 4,319 is identical to site 4,150
Aktse Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Standing freshwater -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
fisheries/aquaculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Laidaure. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2022.