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Sita and Pededze flood-plain


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1994-2004 50-70 breeding pairs C1
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 1994-2004 20-40 breeding pairs C1, C2, 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)
Sitas un Pededzes paliene Restricted Nature Territory 870 protected area overlaps with site 853
Sitas un Pededzes paliene Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 870 protected area overlaps with site 870
Sitas un Pededzes paliene Dabas liegums 870 protected area overlaps with site 0
Sitas un Pededzes paliene Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 870 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mugurves pļavas Dabas liegums 317 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mugurves plavas Restricted Nature Territory 317 protected area contained by site 317
Mugurves plavas Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 317 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mugurves plavas Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 317 protected area overlaps with site 317

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sita and Pededze flood-plain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2020.