BE018
Gebieden ten noorden van Turnhout en Ravels


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
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1996 3-8 breeding pairs C6
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa NT breeding - 68 breeding pairs B2

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)
Zwart Goor Erkend natuurreservaat 26 protected area overlaps with site 0
Vennen; heiden en moerassen rond Turnhout Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,627 protected area overlaps with site 2,739
Turnhouts vennengebied Nature Reserve 60 protected area contained by site 60
Turnhouts Vennengebied Erkend natuurreservaat 348 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ravels Nature Reserve 12 protected area contained by site 12
Overheide Bosreservaat 30 protected area contained by site 0
openbaar bos Antwerpen Openbaar bos 13,340 protected area overlaps with site 0
MD Vliegveld Weelde Militaire domeinen onder het protocol 326 protected area overlaps with site 0
Landschap De Liereman Erkend natuurreservaat 475 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kijkverdriet Erkend natuurreservaat 14 protected area contained by site 0
Het Turnhouts vennengebied Vlaams Ecologisch Netwerk 848 protected area overlaps with site 0
Echelkuil Vlaams natuurreservaat 21 protected area contained by site 0
De Ravelse vennen Vlaams Ecologisch Netwerk 102 protected area contained by site 0
De Liereman-Korhaan Vlaams Ecologisch Netwerk 642 protected area overlaps with site 0
De Liereman Nature Reserve 170 protected area contained by site 170
Arendonk; Merksplas, Oud-Turnhout, Ravels en Turnhout Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 7,076 protected area overlaps with site 7,075

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland Heathland -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Ruderal land -
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Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gebieden ten noorden van Turnhout en Ravels. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2022.