AT036
Salzach valley


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 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC resident 1997-2005 10-12 breeding pairs C6
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 1997-2005 2-3 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Weitwörther Allee Geschützter Landschaftsteil 1 protected area overlaps with site 0
Unterer Inn Naturschutzgebiet 1,003 protected area overlaps with site 0
Stauseen am Unteren Inn Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 870 protected area overlaps with site 0
Salzachauen; Salzburg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 741 protected area overlaps with site 0
Salzachauen; Salzburg Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,120 protected area overlaps with site 1,120
Salzachauen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 337 protected area overlaps with site 0
Irlacher Au Landschaftsschutzgebiet 167 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ettenau II Naturschutzgebiet 86 protected area contained by site 0
Ettenau Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 625 protected area overlaps with site 500
Ettenau Naturschutzgebiet 539 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ettenau Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 625 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

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

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
urban/industrial/transport -
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Salzach valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2022.