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Danube valley Scheer-Zwiefaltendorf


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
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1990-2001 6-8 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 2001 1 breeding pairs C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT non-breeding 1990-2001 30-50 individuals 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)
Ried an der Donau Landscape Protection Area 27 protected area overlaps with site 9
Ölkofer Ried Nature Reserve 383 protected area contained by site 383
Ölkofer Ried Landscape Protection Area 148 protected area overlaps with site 79
Ofenwisch Nature Reserve 41 protected area overlaps with site 40
Obere Donau Nature Park 135,019 protected area overlaps with site 2,598
Lange Grube Nature Reserve 7 protected area contained by site 7
Landauhof Landscape Protection Area 46 protected area contained by site 46
Flusslandschaft Donauwiesen zwischen Zwiefaltendorf und Munderkingen Nature Reserve 582 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Flußlandschaft Donauwiesen Nature Reserve 557 protected area contained by site 603
Donau- und Schmeiental Landscape Protection Area 8,458 protected area overlaps with site 475
Donau zwischen Riedlingen und Sigmaringen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,164 protected area overlaps with site 498
Donau zwischen Munderkingen und Riedlingen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,428 protected area overlaps with site 519
Blochinger Sandwinkel Nature Reserve 22 protected area contained by site 22
Altwässer und verlandende Flußschlingen der Donau Landscape Protection Area 388 protected area overlaps with site 274


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Danube valley Scheer-Zwiefaltendorf. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2019.