CZ001
Krkonose mountains (Giant mountains)


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 Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC resident 1998-2002 100-140 males C6
Stock Dove Columba oenas LC breeding 1996-2000 90 breeding pairs B3
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1998-2002 100-150 males A1, C1
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1998-2002 12-16 breeding pairs B2, C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC resident 1998-2002 90 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC resident 1996-2000 8-10 breeding pairs B2
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1996-2000 3-5 breeding pairs B3
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC resident 1998-2002 60-70 breeding pairs C6
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus LC resident 1996-2000 110-140 breeding pairs B2
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1996-2000 1,200 breeding pairs B2
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus LC breeding 1996-2000 200-240 breeding pairs B3
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 1998-2002 24-33 breeding pairs C6
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus LC breeding 1996-2000 700 breeding pairs B2
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva LC breeding 1998-2002 60-70 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2011 not assessed favourable not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Slunečná stráň Prírodní památka (PP) 17 protected area contained by site 0
Sklenářovické údolí Prírodní památka (PP) 181 protected area contained by site 0
Luční potok v Podkrkonoší Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4 protected area overlaps with site 0
Luční potok v Podkrkonoší Prírodní památka (PP) 6 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lom Strážné Prírodní památka (PP) 4 protected area contained by site 0
Labská soutěska Prírodní památka (PP) 3 protected area contained by site 0
Krkonošský národní park Národní park 36,320 protected area contained by site 0
Krkonošská rašeliništì Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 230 protected area contained by site 230
Krkonoše Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 40,939 protected area contained by site 40,939
Krkonoše Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 54,980 is identical to site 54,800
Krkonose National Park 36,300 protected area contained by site 54,800
Krkonoše UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 54,787 is identical to site 54,787
Jizerske hory Protected Landscape Area 35,002 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Jizerské hory Chránená krajinná oblast (CHKO) 37,415 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Herlíkovické štoly Prírodní památka (PP) 1 protected area contained by site 0
Anenské údolí Prírodní památka (PP) 1 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Treeline ecotone -
Grassland Alpine, subalpine and boreal grassland, Tundra -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Krkonose mountains (Giant mountains). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.