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Pape


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC passage 1994-2004 200-500 individuals C2
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC passage 1994-2004 1,000-5,000 individuals C3
Little Crake Zapornia parva LC breeding 1994-2004 10-25 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 1994-2004 25-35 breeding pairs C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC breeding 1994-2004 20-30 breeding pairs C6
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 1994-2004 3,000 individuals C5

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)
Pape Wetland Complex Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 51,725 protected area contains site 0
Pape Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 10,853 protected area contains site 10,416
Pape Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 10,853 protected area contains site 0
Pape Dabas parks 10,850 protected area contains site 10,407
Nidas pludmale Dabas piemineklis 37 protected area overlaps with site 0
Nida-Pērkone Aizsargajama juras teritorija 36,700 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nida-Perkone Baltic Sea Protected Area (HELCOM) 36,700 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nida - Perkone Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 36,703 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nida - Perkone Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 36,703 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches -
Forest Mixed woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs, Raised bogs, Standing brackish and salt water -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
agriculture -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pape. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.