Niederösterreichische Randalpen

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 2005 6-8 breeding pairs B2, C6
Eurasian Green Woodpecker Picus viridis LC resident 1997-2005 50-80 breeding pairs B2
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata LC breeding 1997-2005 200-500 breeding pairs B2
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva LC breeding 1997-2005 50-100 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ötscher-Dürrenstein Landschaftsschutzgebiet 80,167 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Artificial/Terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Niederösterreichische Randalpen. Downloaded from on 10/05/2021.