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Zerbster Land


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
Bean Goose Anser fabalis LC winter 1995 20,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC passage 1995 10,000 individuals B1i, C3
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1995 300 individuals C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU breeding 2001 1-9 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC passage 1995 500 individuals C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 2001 2 breeding pairs C6
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus LC resident 1995 1 breeding pairs C6
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1995 20,000 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zerbster Land Landschaftschutzgebiet 19 protected area contained by site 0
Zerbster Land Landschaftschutzgebiet 3 protected area contained by site 0
Zerbster Land Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 6,207 is identical to site 5,778
Zerbster Land Landschaftschutzgebiet 313 protected area contained by site 5,940
Osterwesten Naturschutzgebiet 101 protected area contained by site 101
Mittlere Elbe-Steckby Landschaftschutzgebiet 3,540 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Mittlere Elbe einschließlich Steckby-Lödderitzer Forst Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 19,070 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Mittlere Elbe Landscape Protection Area 38,488 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Mittlere Elbe Landschaftschutzgebiet 12,806 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Flusslandschaft Elbe UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 374,432 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Fläming Nature Park 82,426 protected area overlaps with site 831
Elbaue Steckby-Lödderitz Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,319 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Forestry plantations, Ruderal land -
Unknown -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zerbster Land. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2020.