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Western and northern coast of Fehmarn: Krummsteert-Puttgarden


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2000 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Common Eider Somateria mollissima NT winter 1997 40,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Common Scoter Melanitta nigra LC passage 1997 28,500 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula LC winter 1997 5,700 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Little Tern Sternula albifrons LC breeding 1997 present B2
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1997 20,000-45,700 individuals A4iii
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1997 20,000 individuals A4iii

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2000).


Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Neritic -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Western and northern coast of Fehmarn: Krummsteert-Puttgarden. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/western-and-northern-coast-of-fehmarn:-krummsteert-puttgarden-iba-germany on 29/02/2024.