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Central Black Forest


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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC breeding 1993-1998 15-25 breeding pairs C6
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 1993-1998 15-30 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC breeding 1993-1998 45-65 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 1993-1998 80-100 breeding pairs C6
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC non-breeding 1993-1998 1 individuals C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 1993-1998 50-75 breeding pairs C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC breeding 1990-2000 10-12 breeding pairs B2, C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1996 1,000-1,860 breeding pairs C6
Serinus citrinella NR breeding 1990-2000 45 breeding pairs B3

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)
Zweribach Naturschutzgebiet 96 protected area contained by site 94
Zartener Becken Landschaftschutzgebiet 866 protected area overlaps with site 0
Yacher Zinken Landschaftschutzgebiet 623 protected area contained by site 623
Yacher Zinken Naturschutzgebiet 873 protected area contained by site 873
Wutachschlucht Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,542 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Wutachschlucht Naturschutzgebiet 969 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Wutach und Baaralb Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 14,002 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Villingen - Süd Landschaftschutzgebiet 515 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Triberger Wasserfälle und Prisenbach Landschaftschutzgebiet 113 protected area contained by site 113
Titisee-Neustadt Landschaftschutzgebiet 8,335 protected area overlaps with site 5,109
Talschwarzwald - Obere Elz Landschaftschutzgebiet 798 protected area contained by site 798
Sulzbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 556 protected area contained by site 570
Sulzbach, Farrenkopf Landschaftschutzgebiet 844 protected area contained by site 840
Südöstlicher Schwarzwald bei Villingen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 360 protected area overlaps with site 222
St. Peter, St. Märgen Landschaftschutzgebiet 6,726 protected area overlaps with site 4,131
Simonswälder-Tal (2 Teilgebiete) Landschaftschutzgebiet 500 protected area contained by site 500
Simonswälder Tal Landschaftschutzgebiet 6,267 protected area overlaps with site 5,599
Schwarzwald Mitte/Nord Nature Park 374,000 protected area overlaps with site 16,319
Schwarzenbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 393 protected area contained by site 393
Schönwälder Hochflächen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,721 protected area contained by site 1,721
Schollacher Moor Naturschutzgebiet 3 protected area contained by site 3
Schlossberg-Hauberg Naturschutzgebiet 107 protected area contained by site 107
Schiltachtal vom Teufelskopf bis Hohenschramberg Landschaftschutzgebiet 329 protected area overlaps with site 301
Schiltach und Kaltbrunner Tal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,171 protected area overlaps with site 689
Rötenbacher Wiesen Landschaftschutzgebiet 90 protected area overlaps with site 17
Rötenbacher Wiesen Naturschutzgebiet 217 protected area overlaps with site 46
Rohrhardsberg; Obere Elz und Wilde Gutach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,986 protected area contained by site 3,986
Rohrhardsberg-Obere Elz Naturschutzgebiet 558 protected area contained by site 556
Rohrhardsberg-Obere Elz Landschaftschutzgebiet 292 protected area contained by site 0
Rohrhardsberg-Obere Elz Landschaftschutzgebiet 92 protected area contained by site 89
Prechtaler Schanze-Ecklesberg Naturschutzgebiet 230 protected area contained by site 230
Oberes Schiltachtal, Bernecktal Landschaftschutzgebiet 217 protected area overlaps with site 184
Moosenmättle Landschaftschutzgebiet 601 protected area overlaps with site 51
Mittlerer Schwarzwald bei Hornberg und Schramberg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 777 protected area overlaps with site 708
Mittlerer Schwarzwald Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 21,666 protected area contained by site 21,666
Löffinger Muschelkalkhochland Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 469 protected area overlaps with site 117
Lenzkirch Landschaftschutzgebiet 5,486 protected area overlaps with site 205
Laubeck-Rensberg Naturschutzgebiet 233 protected area contained by site 234
Kostgefäll Naturschutzgebiet 447 protected area contained by site 448
Kohlersloch Naturschutzgebiet 18 protected area contained by site 18
Kirnbergsee Landschaftschutzgebiet 125 protected area contained by site 125
Kandelwald; Roßkopf und Zartener Becken Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,071 protected area overlaps with site 329
Hochschwarzwald - Bereiche Feldberg, Friedenweiler und Schluchsee Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,401 protected area overlaps with site 2,052
Hochschwarzwald Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,114 protected area contained by site 0
Hochschwarzwald Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,132 protected area overlaps with site 2,184
Hirzwald-Lägerfelsen Landschaftschutzgebiet 400 protected area contained by site 400
Häuslematt Naturschutzgebiet 7 protected area contained by site 7
Harzloch Landschaftschutzgebiet 42 protected area contained by site 42
Günterfelsen und Umgebung Naturschutzgebiet 2 protected area contained by site 1
Groppertal Landschaftschutzgebiet 525 protected area overlaps with site 340
Glasbachtal Landschaftschutzgebiet 160 protected area overlaps with site 106
Elzhof Naturschutzgebiet 29 protected area contained by site 30
Eisenbach Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,705 protected area contained by site 2,600
Briglirain Naturschutzgebiet 26 protected area contained by site 27
Blindensee Naturschutzgebiet 28 protected area contained by site 28
Baar; Eschach und Südostschwarzwald Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,678 protected area overlaps with site 0
Baar Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 37,702 protected area overlaps with site 3,978
Baar Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,220 protected area overlaps with site 117


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Central Black Forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/10/2020.