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Rhine flats Elchesheim-Karlsruhe


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

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)
Rheinwald Landschaftschutzgebiet 369 protected area overlaps with site 289
Rheinniederung zwischen Wintersdorf und Karlsruhe Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,530 protected area overlaps with site 1,655
Rheinniederung zwischen Insel Aubügel und Neuburgweier Landschaftschutzgebiet 439 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rheinniederung Neuburg-Wörth Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,450 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rheinniederung Elchesheim - Karlsruhe Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,165 protected area overlaps with site 1,818
Rheinaue Landscape Protection Area 251 protected area overlaps with site 485
Rheinaue Landschaftschutzgebiet 550 protected area overlaps with site 0
Goldgrund und Daxlander Au Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 852 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Fritschlach Naturschutzgebiet 87 protected area overlaps with site 78
Burgau Naturschutzgebiet 291 protected area overlaps with site 262
Burgau Landschaftschutzgebiet 114 protected area overlaps with site 86
Bremengrund Naturschutzgebiet 78 protected area contained by site 79
Bahnbrücker Acker- und Streuobstgebiet Landschaftschutzgebiet 48 protected area overlaps with site 80
Auer Köpfle - Illinger Altrhein - Motherner Wörth Naturschutzgebiet 286 protected area contained by site 281
Altrhein Neuburgweier Naturschutzgebiet 120 protected area contained by site 121
Altrhein Neuburgweier Landschaftschutzgebiet 91 protected area overlaps with site 87
Altrhein Maxau Naturschutzgebiet 35 protected area overlaps with site 34


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rhine flats Elchesheim-Karlsruhe. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2022.