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Lavassaare


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2003

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 breeding 2002 5 breeding pairs C6
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus LC passage 2002 1,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus VU breeding 2002 3-5 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC breeding 2002 250-300 breeding pairs C6
Ruff Calidris pugnax LC breeding 2002 5-10 breeding pairs C6
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus LC breeding 2002 15-20 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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Virussaare rabasaar Nature Reserve 495 protected area overlaps with site 486
VEP nr.L01354 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area overlaps with site 0
VEP nr.L00768 Võtmebiotoop ehk vääriselupaik 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.L00767 Woodland key habitat 3 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.161140 Woodland key habitat 6 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.161122 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.161121 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.161120 Woodland key habitat 0 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.160019 Woodland key habitat 1 protected area contained by site 0
VEP nr.160017 Woodland key habitat 5 protected area contained by site 0
Ura MKA, Ura skv. Maastikukaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 311 protected area contained by site 0
Ura maastikukaitseala Landscape Protection Area 310 protected area overlaps with site 304
Ura maastikukaitseala Maastikukaitseala (looduspark) 311 protected area contained by site 0
Ura Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 311 protected area contained by site 310
Lavassaare püsielupaik Species Protection Site 69 protected area contained by site 69
Lavassaare looduskaitseala Looduskaitseala 11,132 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lavassaare LKA, Puistama skv. Looduskaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 732 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lavassaare LKA, Pereküla skv. Looduskaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 245 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lavassaare LKA, Õepa skv. Looduskaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 98 protected area contained by site 0
Lavassaare LKA, Lavassaare skv. Looduskaitseala looduslik sihtkaitsevöönd 9,449 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lavassaare LKA, Kiisamaa skv. Looduskaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 393 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lavassaare LKA, Kablima skv. Looduskaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 126 protected area contained by site 0
Lavassaare LKA, Ahaste skv. Looduskaitseala hooldatav sihtkaitsevöönd 90 protected area contained by site 0
Lavassaare hoiuala Limited Management Zone 8,599 protected area overlaps with site 8,423
Lavassaare Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 11,444 protected area overlaps with site 9,960
Lavassaare Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 11,132 protected area overlaps with site 9,656
Laisma püsielupaik Species Protection Site 624 protected area contained by site 624
Laisma püsielupaik Species Protection Site 79 protected area overlaps with site 53

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs, Standing freshwater -
Shrubland -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting -
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lavassaare. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/08/2022.