Ponds and forests near Maulbronn

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 Stork Ciconia nigra LC passage 1993-1999 5 individuals C6
Ixobrychus minutus NR breeding 1993-1999 2-4 breeding pairs C6
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC non-breeding 1993-1999 2 individuals C6
Osprey Pandion haliaetus LC non-breeding 1993-1999 1 individuals C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2000 1 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)
Weiher bei Maulbronn Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 108 protected area overlaps with site 110
Stromberg-Heuchelberg Nature Park 32,891 protected area contains site 180
Stromberg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 11,795 protected area overlaps with site 106
Salzachaue mit Seitentälern, Aschberg und Eichelberg Landscape Protection Area 275 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Roßweiher Nature Reserve 12 protected area overlaps with site 11
Aalkistensee Nature Reserve 50 protected area overlaps with site 50

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ponds and forests near Maulbronn. Downloaded from on 29/02/2020.