Silzenwiesen and Bruch near Stettfeld

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
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola LC passage 1993-1998 30 individuals C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC breeding 1990-2000 2-3 breeding pairs C6
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 1993-1998 5-6 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Silzen meadows and bog, near Stettfeld Nature Reserve 98 unknown 0
Kinzig-Murg-Rinne und Kraichgau bei Bruchsal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,607 protected area overlaps with site 0
Bruchsaler Kraichgau mit Silzenwiesen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,050 protected area overlaps with site 55
Bruch bei Stettfeld Naturschutzgebiet 96 protected area contained by site 97


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Silzenwiesen and Bruch near Stettfeld. Downloaded from on 07/05/2021.