IT098
Uccellina mountains, Trappola marshes and Ombrone mouth


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
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC winter 1999-2000 35-52 individuals C6
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis LC winter 1993-1995 13 individuals 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)
Trappola Marshland - Ombrone River Mouth Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 536 protected area contained by site 0
Santuario per i Mammiferi Marini Area Naturale Marina di interesse internazionale 2,557,258 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pineta Granducale dell'Uccellina Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 626 protected area contained by site 0
Pineta Granducale dell'Uccellina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 626 protected area contained by site 626
Pianure del Parco della Maremma Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,303 protected area overlaps with site 3,303
Pelagos Sanctuary for the Conservation of Marine Mammals in the Mediterranean Specially Protected Area of Marine Importance (Barcelona Convention) 8,750,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Parco naturale della Maremma Parco naturale regionale/provinciale 8,900 protected area contained by site 0
Padule della Trappola; Bocca d'Ombrone Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 495 protected area contained by site 0
Padule della Trappola; Bocca d'Ombrone Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 489 protected area contained by site 489
Monti dell'Uccellina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 4,441 protected area contained by site 4,441
Monti dell'Uccellina Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,441 protected area contained by site 0
Maremma Regional Nature Park 9,800 protected area overlaps with site 5,670
Dune costiere del Parco dell'Uccellina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 158 protected area contained by site 158
Dune costiere del Parco dell'Uccellina Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 158 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Sea -
Coastline Salt marshes, Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Uccellina mountains, Trappola marshes and Ombrone mouth. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/01/2022.