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Vijverkomplex van Midden Limburg


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC breeding 1994 10-15 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.

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)
Wijvenheide Erkend natuurreservaat 39 protected area contained by site 0
Vijvercomplex van Midden Limburg Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,563 protected area overlaps with site 2,560
Valleien van de Laambeek; Zonderikbeek, Slangebeek en Roosterbeek met vijvergebieden. Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,627 protected area overlaps with site 1,597
Terlamen Nature Reserve 150 protected area contained by site 150
Ter Donk Private Nature Reserve 100 protected area contained by site 100
Platweyers Vlaams natuurreservaat 101 protected area overlaps with site 0
openbaar bos Limburg Openbaar bos 20,569 protected area overlaps with site 0
Laambeekvallei Erkend natuurreservaat 225 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kolberg Private Nature Reserve 90 protected area contained by site 90
Het Vijvergebied Midden-Limburg Vlaams Ecologisch Netwerk 2,085 protected area overlaps with site 0
Galgenberg Bosreservaat 30 protected area contained by site 0
De Platwijers State Nature Reserve 101 protected area contained by site 101

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Forestry plantations, Urban parks and gardens -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vijverkomplex van Midden Limburg. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/10/2020.