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Litorale Romano


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
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 2000 10-15 breeding pairs C6
Milvus migrans NR breeding 1995 25-30 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 2000 3-4 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Riserva naturale statale Tenuta di Castelporziano Riserva Naturale Statale 5,892 protected area contained by site 0
Riserva naturale Litorale romano Riserva Naturale Statale 16,327 protected area contained by site 0
Riserva naturale di Decima Malafede Riserva naturale regionale/provinciale 6,107 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Parco urbano Pineta di Castel Fusano Altre Aree Naturali Protette Regionali 916 protected area contained by site 0
Oasi di Macchiagrande Altre Aree Naturali Protette Regionali 280 protected area contained by site 0
Macchiagrande di Focene Private Reserve 280 protected area contained by site 280
Macchia Grande di Ponte Galeria Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,056 protected area contained by site 1,056
Macchia Grande di Focene e Macchia dello Stagneto Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 317 protected area contained by site 317
Lago di Traiano Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 63 protected area contained by site 63
Isola Sacra Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 42 protected area contained by site 42
Castelporziano e Capracotta Private Reserve 5,989 protected area contained by site 5,989
Castel Porziano (Tenuta presidenziale) Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 6,039 protected area contained by site 6,039
Castel Porziano (querceti igrofili) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 328 protected area contained by site 328
Castel Porziano (fascia costiera) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 428 protected area overlaps with site 400

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Standing brackish and salt water, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Sea Open Sea -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Urban parks and gardens, Ruderal land -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Litorale Romano. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.