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Chelm calcareous marshes


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 2007-2008 10-22 males C1, C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 2007-2008 31-34 breeding pairs C6
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola VU breeding 2007-2008 159-195 males C1, 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)
Torfowiska Chełmskie Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,124 protected area overlaps with site 2,124
Ryś Rezerwat Przyrody 55 protected area contained by site 377
Roskosz Rezerwat Przyrody 497 protected area contained by site 473
Chełmskie Torfowiska Węglanowe Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 4,309 protected area overlaps with site 4,118
Chełmski Park Krajobrazowy Park Krajobrazowy 16,205 protected area overlaps with site 1,100
Chełmski Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 37,501 protected area overlaps with site 600
Brzeźno Rezerwat Przyrody 159 protected area contained by site 165
Bagno Serebryskie Rezerwat Przyrody 377 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
water management -
nature conservation and research -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Chelm calcareous marshes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2020.