Lake Bracciano and surrounding areas

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
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix LC breeding 1995 100-150 breeding pairs B2
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1995 5-10 breeding pairs C6
Milvus migrans NR breeding 1995 8-10 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus LC resident 1996 800-2,000 breeding pairs B3
Subalpine Warbler Curruca cantillans LC breeding 1996 500-1,000 breeding pairs B3
Short-toed Treecreeper Certhia brachydactyla LC resident 1996 1,000-1,500 breeding pairs B3
Common Stonechat Saxicola torquatus LC resident 1996 1,000-2,000 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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
military -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Bracciano and surrounding areas. Downloaded from on 01/04/2023.