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Tasu lake


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
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC passage 1994-2004 300-400 individuals C2

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)
Tasu ezers Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 271 protected area overlaps with site 271
Tasu ezers Restricted Nature Territory 271 protected area overlaps with site 271
Tāšu ezers Dabas liegums 271 protected area overlaps with site 0
Tasu ezers Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 271 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs, Standing freshwater -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tasu lake. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/08/2020.