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Usedom lagoon (Peenestrom, Achterwasser, Kleines Haff with Neuwarper See)


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 1990-1999 500 individuals B1i, B3, C2
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC winter 1990-1999 1,900 individuals B1i, C3
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC winter 1990-1999 16,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC winter 1990-1999 4,000-8,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Smew Mergellus albellus LC winter 1990-1999 1,100-4,765 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
Goosander Mergus merganser LC winter 1990-1999 4,370-10,880 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Common Pochard Aythya ferina VU winter 1990-1999 5,000-10,000 individuals B1i, C3
Gadwall Mareca strepera LC winter 1990-1999 1,000 individuals B1i, C3
Northern Pintail Anas acuta LC winter 1990-1999 1,000-1,400 individuals B1i, C3
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo LC winter 1990-1999 2,500 individuals B1i, C3
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1990-1999 300-400 breeding pairs C6
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1990-1999 37,370-56,945 individuals A4iii, C4

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Unteres Peenetal und Peene-Haff (Vorpommern-Greifswald) Landschaftschutzgebiet 17,433 protected area overlaps with site 1,745
Unteres Peenetal (Peenetalmoor) Naturschutzgebiet 1,135 protected area is adjacent to site 16
Uecker von Torgelow bis zur Mündung Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 143 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Südspitze Gnitz Naturschutzgebiet 61 protected area overlaps with site 15
Süd-Usedom Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 9,556 protected area overlaps with site 0
Peeneunterlauf; Peenestrom, Achterwasser und Kleines Haff Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 53,197 protected area overlaps with site 42,816
Peenetallandschaft Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 18,974 protected area overlaps with site 0
Peenestrom und Achterwasser Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,142 protected area overlaps with site 14,655
Ostvorpommersche Waldlandschaft mit Brebowbach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,617 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kleines Haff; Neuwarper See und Riether Werder Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 29,142 protected area contained by site 29,176
Inseln Böhmke und Werder Naturschutzgebiet 118 protected area overlaps with site 97
Insel Usedom mit Festlandgürtel Landschaftschutzgebiet 36,321 protected area overlaps with site 31,056
Insel Usedom Nature Park 72,000 protected area overlaps with site 31,032
Insel Görmitz Naturschutzgebiet 141 protected area overlaps with site 48
Halbinsel Cosim Naturschutzgebiet 85 protected area overlaps with site 60
Haffküste Landschaftschutzgebiet 20,101 protected area overlaps with site 880
Großer Wotig Naturschutzgebiet 203 protected area contained by site 212
Greifswalder Bodden; Teile des Strelasundes und Nordspitze Usedom Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 60,406 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Greifswalder Bodden und südlicher Strelasund Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 87,362 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Greifswalder Bodden Landschaftschutzgebiet 56,257 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Binnendünen und Wälder bei Altwarp Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,742 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Anklamer Stadtbruch Naturschutzgebiet 1,460 protected area overlaps with site 58
Am Stettiner Haff Nature Park 57,242 protected area overlaps with site 1,175
Altwarper Binnendünen; Neuwarper See und Riether Werder Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,426 protected area overlaps with site 700
Altwarper Binnendünen, Neuwarper See und Riether Werder Naturschutzgebiet 1,460 protected area overlaps with site 702

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline Lagoons -
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Usedom lagoon (Peenestrom, Achterwasser, Kleines Haff with Neuwarper See). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2022.