DE549
Northern Black Forest


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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC breeding 1986-1998 10-20 breeding pairs C6
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 1986-1998 100-160 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC breeding 1986-1998 120-160 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 1986-1998 180-250 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 1986-1998 250-400 breeding pairs C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC breeding 1986-1998 15-22 breeding pairs B2, C6
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus LC breeding 1990-2000 130-210 breeding pairs B3
Citril Finch Carduelis citrinella LC breeding 1990-2000 190-310 breeding pairs B3

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)
Zinsbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 152 protected area overlaps with site 95
Wilder See - Hornisgrinde und Oberes Murgtal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,253 protected area overlaps with site 0
Wilder See - Hornisgrinde Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,897 protected area contained by site 2,897
Wilder See - Hornisgrinde Naturschutzgebiet 15 protected area contained by site 766
Wiesen, Moore und Heiden bei Forbach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 600 protected area overlaps with site 481
Wiesen und Wälder bei Ettlingen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,618 protected area overlaps with site 130
Waldmoor-Torfstich Naturschutzgebiet 63 protected area contained by site 63
Wälder und Wiesen bei Malsch Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 902 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Waldbronner Albgau Landschaftschutzgebiet 534 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Unteres Murgtal und Seitentäler Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,921 protected area overlaps with site 632
Umgebung des Bärenschlößle Landschaftschutzgebiet 5 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Um den Eichelberg und Mahlberg Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,407 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Teinachtal mit Seitentälern Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,262 protected area overlaps with site 289
Talschwarzwald zwischen Bühlertal und Forbach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,132 protected area overlaps with site 0
Straubenhardter Schwarzwaldrandhöhe Landschaftschutzgebiet 308 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Stockerbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 246 protected area overlaps with site 118
Staatswald südlich Bernbach Landschaftschutzgebiet 648 protected area overlaps with site 32
Springbrunnen-Ettenbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 46 protected area overlaps with site 13
Seitentäler der Murg Landschaftschutzgebiet 321 protected area overlaps with site 290
Schwarzwald-Westrand bei Achern Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 675 protected area overlaps with site 334
Schwarzwald Mitte/Nord Nature Park 374,000 protected area contains site 143,951
Schwarzwald Nationalpark 10,062 protected area contained by site 0
Schurmsee Naturschutzgebiet 8 protected area contained by site 8
Schurmsee Landschaftschutzgebiet 154 protected area contained by site 156
Schmalzmisse Naturschutzgebiet 48 protected area contained by site 48
Schloß Eberstein und Umgebung Landschaftschutzgebiet 87 protected area contained by site 86
Schliffkopf Naturschutzgebiet 125 protected area contained by site 0
Schliffkopf Naturschutzgebiet 147 protected area contained by site 1,414
Schiltach und Kaltbrunner Tal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,171 protected area overlaps with site 274
Schenkenburg Landschaftschutzgebiet 72 protected area overlaps with site 62
Rot- und Rechtmurg Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,803 protected area contained by site 1,824
Roßberg Landschaftschutzgebiet 12 protected area contained by site 11
Plenter- und Femelwälder Landschaftschutzgebiet 936 protected area contained by site 937
Pfinzquellen Nature Reserve 281 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ödenwald Landschaftschutzgebiet 26 protected area contained by site 25
Oberzwieselberg und Unterzwieselberg Landschaftschutzgebiet 15 protected area contained by site 14
Oberes Wolfachtal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 781 protected area contained by site 741
Oberes Murgtal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,356 protected area overlaps with site 1,029
Oberes Achertal Landschaftschutzgebiet 4,008 protected area overlaps with site 1,136
Nordschwarzwald Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 36,045 protected area overlaps with site 36,045
Nördlicher Talschwarzwald um Bühlertal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 533 protected area overlaps with site 420
Nördlicher Talschwarzwald bei Oppenau Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 336 protected area overlaps with site 232
Nagoldtal (8 Teilgebiete) Landschaftschutzgebiet 4,356 protected area is adjacent to site 83
Nagoldtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 555 protected area contained by site 560
Mittleres Murgtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 7,630 protected area overlaps with site 6,600
Mittlerer Schwarzwald zw. Gengenbach und Wolfach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 254 protected area overlaps with site 203
Mittlerer Schwarzwald bei Haslach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 669 protected area overlaps with site 51
Mistwiesen Naturschutzgebiet 49 protected area overlaps with site 5
Michelbachtal Landscape Protection Area 46 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Michelbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 343 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Lierbachtal und Kniebisstraße Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,191 protected area overlaps with site 2,028
Lautenfelsen Naturschutzgebiet 48 protected area contained by site 52
Köllbachtal mit Seitentälern Naturschutzgebiet 100 protected area overlaps with site 81
Köllbachtal mit Seitentälern Landschaftschutzgebiet 357 protected area overlaps with site 331
Kniebis-Alexanderschanze Naturschutzgebiet 135 protected area contained by site 190
Kniebis Landschaftschutzgebiet 969 protected area contained by site 0
Kniebis Landschaftschutzgebiet 101 protected area contained by site 97
Kleinkinzig- und Rötenbachtal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 115 protected area overlaps with site 68
Kleinenztal und Schwarzwaldrandplatten Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,395 protected area overlaps with site 995
Kienberg Landschaftschutzgebiet 35 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kaltenbronner Enzhöhen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,042 protected area contained by site 1,042
Kaltenbronn Naturschutzgebiet 395 protected area contained by site 399
Huzenbacher See, Schönmünz- und Langenbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 3,089 protected area overlaps with site 2,972
Hornisgrinde-Biberkessel Naturschutzgebiet 95 protected area contained by site 95
Hoher Ochsenkopf Nature Reserve 42 protected area contained by site 41
Hesel-, Brand- und Kohlmisse Naturschutzgebiet 195 protected area contained by site 196
Großes und Kleines Enztal mit Seitentälern Landschaftschutzgebiet 13,985 protected area contained by site 13,932
Große Tannen Naturschutzgebiet 14 protected area contained by site 13
Gottschlägtal, Eichhaldenfirst und Bosensteiner Eck Landscape Protection Area 439 protected area contained by site 0
Gottschlägtal - Karlsruher Grat Naturschutzgebiet 151 protected area contained by site 154
Glaswiesen und Glaswald Naturschutzgebiet 54 protected area contained by site 57
Glaswaldsee Naturschutzgebiet 22 protected area contained by site 0
Glaswaldsee Nature Reserve 124 protected area contained by site 124
Glaswaldsee Naturschutzgebiet 101 protected area contained by site 0
Gemeindewald Loffenau Landschaftschutzgebiet 856 protected area overlaps with site 704
Freudenstädter Heckengäu Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,034 protected area overlaps with site 0
Falchenwiesen Naturschutzgebiet 10 protected area contained by site 10
Eyach-und Rotenbachtal Naturschutzgebiet 224 protected area overlaps with site 175
Eyach oberhalb Neuenbürg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 322 protected area overlaps with site 150
Ehlenbogener Tal Landschaftschutzgebiet 173 protected area overlaps with site 132
Eckenfels Naturschutzgebiet 32 protected area contained by site 32
Bühlertal Landschaftschutzgebiet 5,884 protected area overlaps with site 2,407
Bocksbach und obere Pfinz Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 751 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Blindsee bei Hundsbach Landschaftschutzgebiet 51 protected area contained by site 49
Blindsee bei Hundsbach Naturschutzgebiet 6 protected area contained by site 6
Baden-Baden Landschaftschutzgebiet 8,188 protected area overlaps with site 1,753
Albtalplatten und Herrenalber Berge Landschaftschutzgebiet 744 protected area overlaps with site 0
Albtalplatten und Herrenalber Berge Landschaftschutzgebiet 4,730 protected area overlaps with site 6,332
Albtalplatten und Herrenalber Berge Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,213 protected area overlaps with site 0
Albtalplatten und Herrenalber Berge Landschaftschutzgebiet 588 protected area overlaps with site 0
Albtal und Seitentäler Naturschutzgebiet 621 protected area contained by site 636
Albtal mit Seitentälern Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,737 protected area overlaps with site 1,993


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Northern Black Forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/12/2021.