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Sächsische Schweiz National Park


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
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC resident 1996 2 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC resident 1996 6-10 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC resident 1996 10 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC resident 1996 3 breeding pairs C6
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC resident 1996 1-2 breeding pairs C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC resident 1996 1 breeding pairs C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC resident 1996 5-10 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC resident 1996 10 breeding pairs C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC resident 1997 6 breeding pairs C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC resident 1996 5 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC resident 1996 3 breeding pairs C6
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva LC resident 1996 1-3 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)
Sächsische Schweiz Landschaftschutzgebiet 28,744 protected area is adjacent to site 65
Sächsische Schweiz Nationalpark 9,350 is identical to site 9,209
Polenztal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 371 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Oberes Polenztal und Hohes Birkigt Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,269 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nationalpark Sächsische Schweiz Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 9,354 is identical to site 8,635
Nationalpark Sächsische Schweiz Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9,359 is identical to site 8,640
Lachsbach- und Sebnitztal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 628 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Elbtal zwischen Schöna und Mühlberg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,313 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Elbtal zwischen Schöna und Mühlberg Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 6,793 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sächsische Schweiz National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2020.