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Rheinaue Bingen-Ingelheim


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2002 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis LC winter 1996 3 individuals C6
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU non-breeding 2000 3,700 individuals B1i
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding 2000 40-50 breeding pairs C6
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica LC breeding 2000 20-30 breeding pairs C6

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2002).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Winkeler Aue Naturschutzgebiet 6 protected area contained by site 7
Winkeler Aue Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6 protected area contained by site 10
Wiesbaden Landschaftschutzgebiet 13,329 protected area overlaps with site 0
Weinberge zwischen Rüdesheim und Lorchhausen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 845 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Wanderfischgebiete im Rhein Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,270 protected area overlaps with site 362
Teufelskadrich bei Lorch Naturschutzgebiet 128 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Teufelskadrich bei Lorch Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 380 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sandlache Naturschutzgebiet 58 protected area contained by site 60
Rüdesheimer Aue Naturschutzgebiet 29 protected area contained by site 21
Rüdesheimer Aue Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 8 protected area contained by site 6
Rheinwiesen von Oestrich-Winkel und Geisenheim Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 26 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rheinwiesen von Oestrich-Winkel und Geisenheim Naturschutzgebiet 17 protected area overlaps with site 1
Rheinniederung Mainz-Bingen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,149 protected area contained by site 1,149
Rheinhessisches Rheingebiet Landscape Protection Area 31,000 protected area overlaps with site 1,375
Rheinhessisches Rheingebiet Landschaftschutzgebiet 36,122 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rheingebiet von Bingen bis Koblenz Landschaftschutzgebiet 40,291 protected area overlaps with site 74
Rheinauen zwischen Eltville und Bingen Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 566 protected area contained by site 566
Rheinaue Bingen-Ingelheim Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,774 protected area contained by site 1,776
Rhein-Taunus Nature Park 80,439 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rettbergsaue bei Wiesbaden Naturschutzgebiet 75 protected area contained by site 81
Rettbergsaue bei Wiesbaden Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 71 protected area contained by site 68
Niederwallufer Bucht Naturschutzgebiet 13 protected area contained by site 13
Mombacher Rheinufer Naturschutzgebiet 35 protected area overlaps with site 22
Mariannenaue Naturschutzgebiet 196 protected area contained by site 198
Mariannenaue Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 82 protected area contained by site 69
Lennebergwald Naturschutzgebiet 792 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kalkflugsandgebiet Mainz-Ingelheim Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,304 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Inselrhein Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,674 protected area overlaps with site 782
Ingelheimer Dünen und Sande Naturschutzgebiet 340 protected area overlaps with site 20
Hessische Mainauen Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,574 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Haderaue-Königsklinger Aue Naturschutzgebiet 168 protected area contained by site 165
Fulderaue - Ilmenaue Naturschutzgebiet 338 protected area contained by site 236
Erbacher Wäldchen Naturschutzgebiet 5 protected area overlaps with site 2
Dünen- und Sandgebiet Mainz-Ingelheim Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,414 protected area overlaps with site 87
Binger Wald Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,268 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Water fringe vegetation -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
water management -
hunting -


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Rheinaue Bingen-Ingelheim. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/rheinaue-bingen-ingelheim-iba-germany on 25/02/2024.