Dviete flood-plain

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1994-2004 100-200 breeding pairs C1
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana LC breeding 1994-2004 10-20 breeding pairs C6
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 1994-2004 6-20 breeding pairs 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Dvietes paliene Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,989 is identical to site 0
Dvietes paliene Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 4,989 is identical to site 4,929
Dvietes paliene Dabas parks 4,989 is identical to site 4,981


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dviete flood-plain. Downloaded from on 05/02/2023.