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Helme reservoir Berga-Kelbra


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
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata LC passage 1995 750 individuals B1i, C3
Common Teal Anas crecca LC passage 1994 4,000 individuals B1i, C3
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1995 1,000-4,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 1995 3,000-4,000 individuals B1iv, C5

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)
Thyra im Südharz Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 21 protected area overlaps with site 2
Schloßberg - Solwiesen Naturschutzgebiet 542 protected area overlaps with site 208
Kyffhäuser - Badraer Schweiz - Solwiesen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,382 protected area overlaps with site 271
Kyffhäuser - Badraer Schweiz - Helmestausee Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,781 protected area overlaps with site 628
Kyffhäuser Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,185 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kyffhäuser Nature Park 30,566 protected area overlaps with site 632
Helmestausee Berga-Kelbra (Anteil Sachsen-Anhalt) Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 784 protected area contained by site 705
Helmestausee Berga-Kelbra Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 1,453 protected area overlaps with site 1,453
Helmestausee Berga-Kelbra Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,097 protected area overlaps with site 815
Helmestausee Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,794 protected area overlaps with site 634
Helme mit Mühlgräben Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 45 protected area overlaps with site 8
Gewässersystem der Helmeniederung Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 234 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing brackish and salt water, Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land -
Unknown -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Helme reservoir Berga-Kelbra. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/08/2020.