Riverine forests in the Tullnerfeld

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
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1997-2005 5-10 breeding pairs C6
Milvus migrans NR breeding 1997-2005 3-5 breeding pairs C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC resident 1990 10-15 breeding pairs B2, 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tullnerfelder Donau-Auen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 17,533 protected area overlaps with site 0
Tullnerfelder Donau-Auen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 17,764 protected area overlaps with site 16,000
Stockerauer Au Naturschutzgebiet 408 protected area contained by site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
agriculture -
hunting -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Riverine forests in the Tullnerfeld. Downloaded from on 12/08/2022.