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Voornes Duin


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2016

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia LC breeding 2011-2015 164-214 breeding pairs B3, C6
Little Egret Egretta garzetta LC breeding 2011-2015 19-49 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2017 not assessed favourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Voornes Duin Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 1,500 protected area contains site 159
Voornes Duin Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,432 protected area contains site 159
Voornes Duin Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 159 is identical to site 159
Voornes Duin Natuurbeschermingswet 1,432 protected area contains site 159
Voordelta Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 83,534 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Voordelta Marine Protected Area (OSPAR) 92,300 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Voordelta Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 83,534 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Voordelta Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 90,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Duinen van Oostvoorne Nature Reserve 312 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
water management -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Voornes Duin. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/04/2021.