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Milde lowlands/Altmark


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
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC winter 1995 3,000 individuals B1i, C3

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)
Secantsgraben; Milde und Biese Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 472 protected area overlaps with site 114
Milde-Niederung/Altmark Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,207 is identical to site 1,964

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Milde lowlands/Altmark. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2022.