Lielais Kemeru bog

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
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC passage - abundant B1i
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage - abundant B1i
Common Crane Grus grus LC breeding 1999 15-20 breeding pairs B2
Common Crane Grus grus LC non-breeding 1984 200-500 individuals B1i
Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus LC resident 2000 10 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)
Lielais Kemeru tirelis Restricted Nature Territory 5,762 protected area contained by site 5,762
Ķemeru nacionālais parks Nacionalais parks 38,170 protected area contains site 6,800


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lielais Kemeru bog. Downloaded from on 18/08/2022.