Middle Kamp valley

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
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1997-2005 4-6 breeding pairs B2, C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC resident 1997-2005 6-10 breeding pairs C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC resident 1997-2005 8-10 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)
Waldviertel Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 54,095 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Truppenübungsplatz Allentsteig Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 10,919 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kamptal-Schönberg Naturpark 1,525 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kamptal Landschaftsschutzgebiet 33,117 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kamp- und Kremstal Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 24,283 protected area overlaps with site 5,500
Kamp- und Kremstal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 14,495 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Middle Kamp valley. Downloaded from on 24/01/2022.