Döberitzer Heide

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
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT non-breeding 1995 1 individuals C6
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC passage 1993 1 individuals C6
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus LC passage - 3 individuals C6
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus LC winter 1997 5-30 individuals C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC non-breeding 1997 1 individuals C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1990-1999 120-130 breeding pairs C6
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria LC breeding 2001 200-265 breeding pairs B3, 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.

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

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Seeburger Fenn - Sümpelfichten Naturschutzgebiet 98 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Königswald mit Havelseen und Seeburger Agrarlandschaft Landschaftschutzgebiet 9,923 protected area contains site 3,926
Ferbitzer Bruch Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,156 protected area contained by site 1,156
Ferbitzer Bruch Naturschutzgebiet 1,156 protected area contained by site 1,156
Döberitzer Heide Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,946 is identical to site 3,671
Döberitzer Heide Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,790 protected area contained by site 2,520
Döberitzer Heide Naturschutzgebiet 3,415 protected area overlaps with site 2,761


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub, Heathland -
Grassland Dry siliceous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Ruderal land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Döberitzer Heide. Downloaded from on 15/04/2021.