CH003
Jura mountains of Baselland - Solothurn


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
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT resident 1996 80 breeding pairs B3
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding 1996 75 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla LC breeding 1996 25-50 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Green Woodpecker Picus viridis LC resident 1996 300-500 breeding pairs B2
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC resident 1996 100-300 breeding pairs B2
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus LC resident 1996 60 breeding pairs B2
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC resident 1996 3 breeding pairs B2
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus LC breeding 1996 300-600 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2019 high not assessed low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - scale unknown/unrecorded happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Agricultural expansion and intensification wood and pulp plantations (includes afforestation) - scale unknown/unrecorded happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use fishing & harvesting aquatic resources - persecution/control happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - persecution/control happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Climate change and severe weather habitat shifting and alteration happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Energy production and mining renewable energy happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration high
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - named species happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution agricultural & forestry effluents - herbicides and pesticides happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Residential and commercial development commercial and industrial development happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Transportation and service corridors utility & service lines happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zwingen-Brislach Federal Inventory of Alluvial Zones of National Importance 17 protected area contained by site 0
Ziegelei Oberwil Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 10 protected area contained by site 0
Wolfhöhli/Chüelespitz Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 18 protected area contained by site 0
Wisigweid Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Winzligen Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Wildenstein Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 11 protected area overlaps with site 0
Wasserfallen Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 10 protected area contained by site 0
Wanne Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 2 protected area contained by site 0
Waldenstein Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 4 protected area contained by site 0
Vogelberg Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Vogelberg Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 2 protected area contained by site 0
Untere Säge Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Unter Möschbach Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Unter Möschbach Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Ulmet Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Tannenhof Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Tannenchopf Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 17 protected area contained by site 0
Sunnenhalb Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Sumpfwiese Neuhüsli Federal Inventory of Amphibian Spawning Areas of National Importance 17 protected area contained by site 0
Steppberg Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 29 protected area contained by site 0
Steinbruch Arlesheim Federal Inventory of Amphibian Spawning Areas of National Importance 4 protected area contained by site 0
Siglisberg Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 2 protected area contained by site 0
Schwang Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Schilt Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rotenrain Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Röselen Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Reinacherheide Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 25 protected area contained by site 0
Rechtenberg Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Rämpis Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Oberbeinwil Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 11 protected area contained by site 0
Ober Möschbach Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Ober Barschwang Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 3 protected area overlaps with site 0
Niderfeld Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Niderfeld Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Nänzligenweid Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 20 protected area contained by site 0
Mühlebachtal Federal Inventory of Amphibian Spawning Areas of National Importance 61 protected area contained by site 0
Morbach Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Mooswasen Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Mittlere Romaiweid Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 14 protected area contained by site 0
Meltingerbrücke Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 0 protected area contained by site 0
Meltingerberg Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Luterbrunnen Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Lör Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Lindenhof Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Leimgruebenhübel Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Latschgetweid Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Klingenthal-Lachmatt Federal Inventory of Amphibian Spawning Areas of National Importance 65 protected area contained by site 0
Juntenloch Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Juntenloch Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Holi Gass Federal Inventory of Amphibian Spawning Areas of National Importance 23 protected area contained by site 0
Hinter Geissberg Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Hinter Geissberg Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Herzogenmatt Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 17 protected area contained by site 0
Häxenblätz Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Haumättli Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 7 protected area contained by site 0
Haumättli Bundesinventar der Auengebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 9 protected area contained by site 9
Hasel Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Hard Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Hard Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 4 protected area contained by site 0
Gross Chasten Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Gempenplateau Landscapes and Natural Monuments of National Importance 4,363 protected area contained by site 4,363
Fridhag Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Feld Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Emlis Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 2 protected area contained by site 0
Dummeten Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Dittinger Weide Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 22 protected area overlaps with site 0
Disliberg Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 3 protected area contained by site 0
Chrüzboden Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 3 protected area contained by site 0
Chlosterweid Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Chliweidli Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 12 protected area contained by site 0
Chellenchöpfli Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 11 protected area overlaps with site 0
Chatzenstigen Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Chäsel Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Büren Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Buechloch Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 8 protected area contained by site 0
Breitsee Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 11 protected area contained by site 0
Bogental Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Blauenweide Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Blauenweide Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 36 protected area contained by site 0
Blaue Räbe Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Bergmatten Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0
Belchen-Passwang-Gebiet Landscapes and Natural Monuments of National Importance 6,412 protected area overlaps with site 2,284
Baslerweier Federal Inventory of Amphibian Spawning Areas of National Importance 18 protected area contained by site 0
Bärengraben Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Bammertsgraben Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 38 protected area contained by site 0
Ägelsee Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 7 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Urban parks and gardens, Other urban and industrial areas -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jura mountains of Baselland - Solothurn. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020.