Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Common Crane Grus grus||LC||breeding||1990-2000||8 breeding pairs||C6|
|White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla||LC||winter||1990-2000||2 individuals||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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Wümmeniederung||Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)||8,579||protected area overlaps with site||765|
|Tister Bauernmoor||Naturschutzgebiet||569||protected area contained by site||570|
|Obere Wümmeniederung||Landschaftschutzgebiet||651||protected area is adjacent to site||0|
|Moore bei Sittensen||Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)||1,929||protected area overlaps with site||1,368|
|Ekelmoor||Naturschutzgebiet||638||protected area contained by site||652|
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ekelmoor (moorlands near Sittensen). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/10/2020.