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Untermain


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
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC winter 1997-2000 1-5 individuals C6
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT winter 1997-2000 4-6 individuals C6
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus VU winter 1997-2000 1-2 individuals C6
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1997-2000 1-2 breeding pairs C6
Osprey Pandion haliaetus LC winter 1997-2000 5-8 individuals C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding 1997-2000 10-20 breeding pairs C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC non-breeding 1997-2000 200 individuals C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC winter 1997-2000 30-40 individuals C6
Bluethroat Cyanecula svecica LC breeding 1997-2000 15 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)
Wiesbaden Landschaftschutzgebiet 13,329 protected area overlaps with site 0
Wanderfischgebiete im Rhein Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,270 protected area overlaps with site 66
Untermainschleusen Landschaftschutzgebiet 194 protected area overlaps with site 51
Untermainschleusen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 185 protected area overlaps with site 102
Stadtkreis Hanau Landscape Protection Area 233 protected area overlaps with site 4
Stadt Offenbach Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,774 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Stadt Maintal Landschaftschutzgebiet 1,183 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Stadt Hanau Landschaftschutzgebiet 3,703 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Speckgraben bei Mainflingen Naturschutzgebiet 32 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sendefunkstelle Mainflingen/Zellhausen Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 166 protected area overlaps with site 9
Rumpenheimer und Bürgeler Kiesgruben Naturschutzgebiet 26 protected area contained by site 26
Rheinhessisches Rheingebiet Landschaftschutzgebiet 36,122 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rheinhessisches Rheingebiet Landscape Protection Area 31,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Oberrhein von Worms bis Mainz Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 465 protected area is adjacent to site 40
Maintal und Hanau Landscape Protection Area 2 protected area overlaps with site 6
Mainmündung und Ginsheimer Altrhein Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 771 protected area overlaps with site 149
Mainaue bei Schleuse Kesselstadt Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 32 protected area overlaps with site 7
Main bei Mühlheim und NSG 'Rumpenheimer und Bürgeler Kiesgruben' Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 126 protected area overlaps with site 64
LSG Unter- und Oberhübnerwald in der Gemarkung Stockstadt Landscape Protection Area 948 protected area is adjacent to site 0
LSG Unter- und Oberhübnerwald in der Gemarkung Stockstadt Landschaftschutzgebiet 952 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Landschaftsschutzgebiet Hessische Rheinuferlandschaft Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,862 protected area overlaps with site 122
Landkreis Offenbach Landschaftschutzgebiet 17,753 protected area overlaps with site 0
Landkreis Offenbach Landscape Protection Area 17,000 protected area overlaps with site 34
Kelsterbacher Wald Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 239 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Inselrhein Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,674 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Hochtaunus Nature Park 132,165 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Hochheimer Mainufer Naturschutzgebiet 13 protected area overlaps with site 7
Hessische Mainauen Landschaftschutzgebiet 2,574 protected area overlaps with site 909
Grüngürtel und Grünzüge in der Stadt Frankfurt am Main Landschaftschutzgebiet 10,850 protected area overlaps with site 94
Ehemalige Tongrube von Mainhausen Naturschutzgebiet 17 protected area contained by site 16
ehemalige Tongrube von Mainhausen Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16 protected area contained by site 16
Bong'sche Kiesgrube und Mainufer bei Mainflingen Naturschutzgebiet 93 protected area overlaps with site 72
Bong'sche Grube und Mainflinger Mainufer Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 95 protected area overlaps with site 60


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Untermain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/07/2020.