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Hildesheim forest


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 Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1990-2000 1 breeding pairs C6
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1990-2000 3 breeding pairs C6
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius LC breeding 1990-2000 45 breeding pairs C6
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva LC breeding 1990-2000 1 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)
Rottsberghang Landschaftschutzgebiet 136 protected area overlaps with site 7
Röderhofer Teiche und Egenstedter Forst Landschaftschutzgebiet 321 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Klosterlandschaft Marienrode Landschaftschutzgebiet 246 protected area overlaps with site 0
Hildesheimer Wald Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,247 protected area contained by site 1,042
Haseder Busch; Giesener Berge, Gallberg, Finkenberg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 742 protected area overlaps with site 166
Gallberg, Finkenberg und Lerchenberg Landschaftschutzgebiet 94 protected area overlaps with site 31
Gallberg Naturschutzgebiet 57 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Finkenberg/ Lerchenberg Naturschutzgebiet 257 protected area overlaps with site 229
Beuster (mit NSG 'Am roten Steine') Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 88 protected area overlaps with site 20


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Hildesheim forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2022.