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Initial area of Aukstaitija NP


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

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 1996-1999 40 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC breeding - 5 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding - 10-15 breeding pairs C6
Osprey Pandion haliaetus LC breeding - 3 breeding pairs B2, C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding - 3 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding - 9 breeding pairs B2, C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC resident 1996-1999 15 breeding pairs B2
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1996-1999 200 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Žeimenos upė Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,025 protected area overlaps with site 165
Zeimenos ichtiologinis draustinis Gamtinis draustinis 929 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Vakarinė Aukštaitijos nacionalinio parko dalis Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 35,005 protected area contained by site 35,005
Labanoro regioninis parkas Valstybinis parkas 55,318 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Labanoro regioninis parkas Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 53,198 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Labanoro giria Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 53,065 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Aukštaitijos nacionalinis parkas Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 33,048 protected area contained by site 33,750
Aukstaitijos nacionalinis parkas Valstybinis parkas 41,056 protected area contains site 0
Aukstaitija National Park 40,570 protected area contains site 36,827

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Treeline ecotone -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Raised bogs, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Urban parks and gardens, Other urban and industrial areas, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
hunting -
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Initial area of Aukstaitija NP. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2020.