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Heathlands and Forests in Tauberland


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 3-6 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC breeding 1990-2000 2 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Werbach Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,125 protected area overlaps with site 75
Stammberg Naturschutzgebiet 80 protected area overlaps with site 67
Nordwestliches Tauberland und Brehmbach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 509 protected area overlaps with site 156
Nordöstliches Tauberland Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 944 protected area overlaps with site 47
Neckartal-Odenwald Nature Park 129,200 protected area overlaps with site 126
Main-Tauber-Tal Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,988 protected area overlaps with site 86
Lindenberg Naturschutzgebiet 9 protected area contained by site 9
Langenfeld Naturschutzgebiet 36 protected area contained by site 37
Königheim Landschaftschutzgebiet 773 protected area overlaps with site 66
Hunsenberg Naturschutzgebiet 8 protected area contained by site 8
Heiden und Wälder Tauberland Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,117 protected area overlaps with site 799
Haigergrund Naturschutzgebiet 59 protected area contained by site 59


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Heathlands and Forests in Tauberland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2020.