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Colblitz-Letzlinger 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 1991 16-20 breeding pairs C6
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 2000 60-80 breeding pairs B2, C6
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1993 5-10 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 2000 2 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1989 1 breeding pairs C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC breeding 2000 2 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 2000 40 breeding pairs C6
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius LC breeding 2000 20 breeding pairs C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 2000 300 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 2000 800-1,500 breeding pairs B2, C6
Barred Warbler Curruca nisoria LC breeding 2000 80-100 breeding pairs B3, C6
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris LC breeding 2000 60-80 breeding pairs C6
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 2000 7 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)
Vogelschutzgebiet Colbitz-Letzlinger Heide Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 20,383 protected area overlaps with site 17,475
Uchte-Tangerquellen und Waldgebiete ... Landschaftschutzgebiet 11,174 protected area overlaps with site 1,241
Tanger-Mittel- und Unterlauf Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 74 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mooswiese Hottendorf östlich Gardelegen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 51 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Jävenitzer Moor Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 508 protected area overlaps with site 209
Colbitz-Letzlinger Heide Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 19,353 protected area overlaps with site 17,266


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Colblitz-Letzlinger Heide. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2022.