Farmlands between Crivitz and Parchim

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2002 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
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1990-1999 80 breeding pairs C6

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2002).

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Lewitz - Landkreis Parchim (jetzt Lkrs. Ludwigslust-Parchim) Landschaftschutzgebiet 10,876 protected area overlaps with site 134
Lewitz Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,477 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Krummes Moor Naturschutzgebiet 11 protected area contained by site 14
Klinker Plage Naturschutzgebiet 38 protected area contained by site 38

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Farmlands between Crivitz and Parchim. Downloaded from on 02/10/2023.