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Rhine flats between mouth of Rench and mouth of Murg


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
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC winter 1990-2000 1,000-2,000 individuals B1i, C3

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Westliches Hanauer Land Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,377 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Silberweidenwald Steinmauern Naturschutzgebiet 69 protected area overlaps with site 56
Rheinniederung zwischen Wintersdorf und Karlsruhe Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,530 protected area overlaps with site 942
Rheinniederung von Lichtenau bis Iffezheim Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,052 protected area overlaps with site 1,775
Rheinniederung von der Rench- bis zur Murgmündung Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,105 protected area contained by site 2,930
Rheinniederung und Hardtebene zwischen Lichtenau und Iffezheim Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,832 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rheinniederung Kehl - Helmlingen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,134 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rheinknie Alter Kopfgrund Naturschutzgebiet 230 protected area contained by site 227
Rastatter Ried Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,049 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rastatter Rheinaue Naturschutzgebiet 846 protected area overlaps with site 785
Lichtenauer Rheinniederung Landschaftschutzgebiet 208 protected area overlaps with site 131
Lichtenauer Rheinniederung Naturschutzgebiet 230 protected area contained by site 228
Bruch bei Bühl und Baden-Baden Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,146 protected area is adjacent to site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rhine flats between mouth of Rench and mouth of Murg. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2020.