Winsener Elbmarsch

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

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Untere Seeveniederung Naturschutzgebiet 487 protected area contained by site 494
Untere Seeve- und Untere Luhe-Ilmenau-Niederung Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 871 protected area overlaps with site 682
Seeve Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 884 protected area overlaps with site 401
Ilmenau-Luhe-Niederung Naturschutzgebiet 431 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gewässersystem der Luhe und unteren Neetze Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,479 protected area overlaps with site 141


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Intertidal -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Water fringe vegetation, Standing freshwater, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Marine Neritic -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Winsener Elbmarsch. Downloaded from on 25/03/2023.