FR078
Etang de Lindre


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus LC winter 1997 9 individuals B2
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata LC passage 1997 500 individuals B1i, C3
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 1991 4 breeding pairs C6
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1991 8 breeding pairs C6
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea LC breeding 1991 7 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.

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


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Lorraine Parc naturel régional 209,990 protected area contains site 0
Etangs du Lindre; forêt de Romersberg et zones voisines Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 5,308 protected area overlaps with site 1,532
Etangs du Lindre, forêt du Romersberg et zones voisines Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 5,308 protected area overlaps with site 1,672
Complexe de l'étang de Lindre; forêt de Romersberg et zones voisines Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,308 protected area overlaps with site 1,532

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
military -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Etang de Lindre. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2022.