FR150
Planèze de Saint-Flour


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana LC breeding 1991 1-4 breeding pairs C6
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus LC breeding 1991 2 breeding pairs C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1991 100-500 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)
Zones humides de la Planèze de Saint-Flour Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,276 protected area contained by site 2,212
Volcans d'Auvergne Parc naturel régional 388,953 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rivières à écrevisses à pattes blanches Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 155 protected area overlaps with site 99
Planèze de Saint Flour Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 25,193 protected area overlaps with site 21,839
Narse de Lascols Arrêté de protection de biotope 100 protected area contained by site 0
Gorges de la Truyère Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 21,569 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Affluents rive droite de la Truyère amont Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,198 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Planèze de Saint-Flour. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/08/2020.