SE035
Bay of Kil


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 2006 3,000 individuals B1iv, C5

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 medium favourable medium
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - named species happening now whole area/population (>90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution domestic & urban waste water - run-off happening now whole area/population (>90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Some of site covered (10-49%) A comprehensive and appropriate management plan exists that aims to maintain or improve the populations of qualifying bird species The conservation measures needed for the site are being comprehensively and effectively implemented medium
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Värmlands Säby Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 184 protected area overlaps with site 0
Värmlands Säby Naturreservat 184 protected area overlaps with site 0
Värmlands Säby Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 184 protected area overlaps with site 151
Vallholmen Naturreservat 305 protected area overlaps with site 107
Vallholmen Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 160 protected area contained by site 107
SO om Dyrö Mallskär Djur- och växtskyddsområde 1 protected area contained by site 0
Nötön-Åråsviken Naturreservat 620 protected area contained by site 0
Nötön-Åråsviken Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,188 protected area overlaps with site 2,188
Nötön-Åråsviken Naturreservat 2,188 protected area overlaps with site 2,220
Nötön-Åråsviken Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,188 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kilsviken Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 9,090 is identical to site 9,090
Inre Kilsviken Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 129 protected area overlaps with site 129
Inre Kilsviken Naturreservat 128 protected area overlaps with site 132
Inre Kilsviken Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 129 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gullspångsälven Naturreservat 175 protected area overlaps with site 175
Gullspångsälven Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 174 protected area overlaps with site 145
Gullspångsälven Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 174 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dyrön Naturreservat 544 protected area contained by site 0
Dyrön Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 544 protected area contained by site 544
Dyro-Mallskars Skar Bird Sanctuary 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Åråsvikens norra skärgård Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 352 protected area contained by site 352
Åråsviken-Vallholmen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 925 protected area contained by site 783

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Scree & boulders -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bay of Kil. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/08/2020.