Karavanke


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta LC breeding 2002-2010 30-50 breeding pairs C6
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC breeding 2002-2010 150-250 breeding pairs C6
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus LC breeding 2002-2010 50-100 breeding pairs A3
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria LC breeding 2002-2010 20-30 breeding pairs A3
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus LC breeding 2002-2010 300-600 breeding pairs B3
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris LC breeding 2002-2010 150-300 breeding pairs A3
White-winged Snowfinch Montifringilla nivalis LC breeding 2002-2010 30-50 breeding pairs A3

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Karavanke posebno varstveno območje 23,090 protected area overlaps with site 0
Karavanke posebno varstveno območje 4,330 protected area overlaps with site 0
Karavanke Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 4,330 protected area overlaps with site 0
Karavanke Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 23,090 protected area overlaps with site 0
Karavanke ekološko pomembno območje 38,095 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Karavanke. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2022.