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Mittleres Wietingsmoor


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 49 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Wietingsmoor Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,816 protected area overlaps with site 1,079
Weddigeloh Landschaftschutzgebiet 262 protected area overlaps with site 52
Wackelberge und angrenzende Landschaftsteile Landschaftschutzgebiet 136 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sprekelsmeer Landschaftschutzgebiet 4 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sprekelsmeer Naturschutzgebiet 6 protected area overlaps with site 5
Mittleres Wietingsmoor Naturschutzgebiet 289 protected area contained by site 298
Freistätter Moor Naturschutzgebiet 873 protected area contained by site 878
Diepholzer Moorniederung Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 12,648 protected area overlaps with site 820


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mittleres Wietingsmoor. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.