Rold Skov

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
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC resident 1994 10-13 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2010 not assessed favourable not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Rold Skov; Lindenborg Ådal og Madum Sø Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 8,748 protected area contains site 7,420
Rold Skov Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 7,424 is identical to site 7,420
Rebild Kommune §3 beskyttet natur (alle søer, moser, vandløb, heder, enge mv) 5,970 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mariagerfjord Kommune §3 beskyttet natur (alle søer, moser, vandløb, heder, enge mv) 7,191 protected area overlaps with site 0
Madum Sø Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 254 protected area is adjacent to site 24
Gravlevdalen (Lindenborg Å), Rebild Fredet ved afgørelse, exl. Kirkeomgivelser 1,078 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Forestry plantations -
Unknown -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rold Skov. Downloaded from on 21/03/2023.