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Landgraben and Dumme lowlands


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
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC winter 1990-1999 109 individuals C2
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis LC winter 1990-1999 13 individuals C2
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC winter 1990-1999 6,200 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Common Crane Grus grus LC breeding 1990-1999 11 breeding pairs C6
Common Crane Grus grus LC winter 1990-1999 4,850 individuals A4i, B1i, C2, C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1990-1999 1 breeding pairs C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC non-breeding 1996 36 individuals C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1990-1999 16 breeding pairs C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1990-1999 146 breeding pairs C6
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria LC breeding 1990-1999 14 breeding pairs C6
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1990-1999 29 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Salzfloragebiet bei Schreyahn Nature Reserve 25 protected area overlaps with site 23
Planken und Schletauer Post Nature Reserve 535 protected area overlaps with site 524
Obere Dummeniederung Nature Reserve 650 protected area overlaps with site 620
Luckauer Holz Nature Reserve 124 protected area contained by site 124
Lüchower Landgrabenniederung Nature Reserve 530 protected area contained by site 530
Landgraben-Dumme-Niederung nördlich Salzwedel Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,903 protected area overlaps with site 440
Landgraben-Dumme-Niederung Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 53,220 protected area overlaps with site 262
Landgraben- und Dummeniederung Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 11,775 protected area overlaps with site 3,654
Landgraben- und Dummeniederung Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,931 protected area overlaps with site 3,738
Jagen 21 im Gartower Forst Landscape Protection Area 23 protected area contained by site 23
Gewässersystem der Jeetzel mit Quellwäldern Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 583 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Gain - Mühlenbach - obere Dummeniederung Landscape Protection Area 542 protected area overlaps with site 230
Gain Nature Reserve 215 protected area contained by site 215
Elbufer-Drawehn Nature Park 115,994 protected area overlaps with site 6,876
Elbhöhen-Drawehn Landscape Protection Area 37,101 protected area overlaps with site 240
Drawehn Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 25 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Blütlinger Holz Nature Reserve 308 protected area contained by site 308
Arendsee Landscape Protection Area 2,918 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Landgraben and Dumme lowlands. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/04/2020.