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Hohe Geest near Himbergen / Bad Bodenteich


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
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT passage 1990-2000 15 individuals C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC passage 1990-2000 5 individuals C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1990-2000 120 breeding pairs C6
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1990-2000 200 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Schwarzes Moor bei Gavendorf Naturschutzgebiet 12 protected area contained by site 12
Rotbauchunken-Vorkommen Strothe/Almstorf Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 203 protected area overlaps with site 55
Ostheide bei Himbergen und Bad Bodenteich Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,829 protected area contained by site 1,829
Ostheide bei Himbergen und Bad Bodenteich Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,834 protected area contained by site 0
Elbufer-Drawehn Nature Park 115,994 protected area overlaps with site 236
Elbhöhen-Drawehn Landschaftschutzgebiet 37,066 protected area is adjacent to site 236
Drawehn - Teilgebiet im Landkreis Uelzen Landschaftschutzgebiet 398 protected area overlaps with site 0
Drawehn Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 7,018 protected area overlaps with site 473


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Hohe Geest near Himbergen / Bad Bodenteich. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2020.