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Lower course of the Traun


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Gadwall Mareca strepera LC breeding 1997-2005 20-50 breeding pairs B2
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1997-2005 12-14 breeding pairs C6
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 2005 5-7 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Unteres Traun- und Almtal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,251 protected area overlaps with site 0
Untere Traun Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,310 protected area overlaps with site 2,100
Kuhschellenrasen beim Wirt am Berg Naturschutzgebiet 4 protected area overlaps with site 0
Heißländen und Auwälder an der Traun Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 124 protected area overlaps with site 0
Halbtrockenrasen an der Traun in Pucking Naturschutzgebiet 6 protected area overlaps with site 0
Fischlhamerau Naturschutzgebiet 107 protected area overlaps with site 75

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Forestry plantations, Urban parks and gardens, Other urban and industrial areas, Ruderal land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
agriculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
fisheries/aquaculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lower course of the Traun. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2022.