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Fiener Bruch


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
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC breeding 1990-1999 2 breeding pairs C6
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC winter 1997 50-100 individuals C2, C6
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC passage 1990-1999 8,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 1990-1999 8,000 individuals B1i, C3
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana LC resident 1997 6 breeding pairs C6
Common Crane Grus grus LC resident 1997 3-4 breeding pairs C6
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1990-1999 6,500 individuals A4i, B1i, C2, C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU breeding 1990-1999 7-9 breeding pairs C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC passage 1990-1999 45 individuals C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC resident 1998 20 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC resident 1997 1 breeding pairs C2
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC passage 1997 1,000-1,500 individuals C6
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus LC winter 1997 25 individuals C6
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus LC breeding 2001 3 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC breeding 1995 1 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC resident 1998 1-2 breeding pairs C6
Circus cyaneus NR passage 1997 10-20 individuals C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT winter 1990-1999 60 individuals C6
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC resident 1997 1-2 breeding pairs C6
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 1999 6,500 individuals B1iv, C5
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1991-1999 23,545-24,045 individuals A4iii, C4

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)
Vogelschutzgebiet Fiener Bruch Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 138 protected area contained by site 3,667
Fiener Bruch Nature Reserve 145 protected area contained by site 145
Fiener Bruch Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,305 protected area overlaps with site 4,168
Fiener Bruch Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 159 protected area overlaps with site 146
Buckau und Nebenfließe Ergänzung Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 137 protected area overlaps with site 33
Buckau und Nebenfließe Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 938 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial - terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fiener Bruch. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2019.