Database release:
SDF
NATURA 2000 - STANDARD DATA FORM

For Special Protection Areas (SPA),
Proposed Sites for Community Importance (pSCI),
Sites of Community Importance (SCI) and
for Special Areas of Conservation (SAC)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. SITE IDENTIFICATION

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1.1 Type

A

1.2 Site code

LTIGNB001

1.3 Site name

Birvėtos šlapžemės

1.4 First Compilation date

2003-07

1.5 Update date

2010-04

1.6 Respondent:

Name/Organisation:Ministry of Environment
Address:               
Email:info@am.lt

1.7 Site indication and designation / classification dates

Date site classified as SPA:2005-04
National legal reference of SPA designationhttp://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=254422&p_query=&p_tr2=2

2. SITE LOCATION

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2.1 Site-centre location [decimal degrees]:

Longitude:26.768600
Latitude:55.295600

2.2 Area [ha]

1239.7600

2.3 Marine area [%]

0.0000

2.4 Sitelength [km]:

0.00

2.5 Administrative region code and name

NUTS level 2 code Region Name
LT00Lietuva

2.6 Biogeographical Region(s)

Boreal (0.00 %)

3. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

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3.2 Species referred to in Article 4 of Directive 2009/147/EC and listed in Annex II of Directive 92/43/EEC and site evaluation for them

Species Population in the site Site assessment
G Code Scientific Name S NP T Size Unit Cat. D.qual. A|B|C|D A|B|C
      MinMax  Pop.Con.Iso.Glo.
BA041Anser albifrons    6100  6100             
BA060Aythya nyroca             
BA060Aythya nyroca             
BA021Botaurus stellaris                   
BA197Chlidonias niger    15  15           
BA197Chlidonias niger    15  15           
BA081Circus aeruginosus             
BA081Circus aeruginosus             
BA122Crex crex             
BA038Cygnus cygnus       
BA338Lanius collurio             
BA338Lanius collurio             
BA151Philomachus pugnax       
BA120Porzana parva                   
BA120Porzana parva                   
BA119Porzana porzana             
BA195Sterna albifrons             
BA195Sterna albifrons             
BA193Sterna hirundo    20  20           
BA193Sterna hirundo    20  20           
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, I = Invertebrates, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Type: p = permanent, r = reproducing, c = concentration, w = wintering (for plant and non-migratory species use permanent)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the Standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting (see reference portal)
  • Abundance categories (Cat.): C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present - to fill if data are deficient (DD) or in addition to population size information
  • Data quality: G = 'Good' (e.g. based on surveys); M = 'Moderate' (e.g. based on partial data with some extrapolation); P = 'Poor' (e.g. rough estimation); VP = 'Very poor' (use this category only, if not even a rough estimation of the population size can be made, in this case the fields for population size can remain empty, but the field "Abundance categories" has to be filled in)

3.3 Other important species of flora and fauna (optional)

Species

Population in the site

Motivation

Group CODE Scientific Name S NP Size Unit Cat. Species Annex Other categories
     MinMax C|R|V|PIVVABCD
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, Fu = Fungi, I = Invertebrates, L = Lichens, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • CODE: for Birds, Annex IV and V species the code as provided in the reference portal should be used in addition to the scientific name
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting, (see reference portal)
  • Cat.: Abundance categories: C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present
  • Motivation categories: IV, V: Annex Species (Habitats Directive), A: National Red List data; B: Endemics; C: International Conventions; D: other reasons

4. SITE DESCRIPTION

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4.1 General site character

Habitat class % Cover
N0660.00
N121.00
N1432.00
N157.00

Total Habitat Cover

100

Other Site Characteristics

A complex comprised of a functioning system of fish-ponds, several clay-pits, wet seasonally flooded meadows and patches of agricultural land. This mosaic complex of the wetlands is one of the key breeding and staging grounds of waterbirds in eastern Lithuania.

4.2 Quality and importance

Sites important for globally threatened Crex crex.Important breeding sites of Cygnus cygnus, Porzana porzana, Philomachus pugnax, Larus minutus threatened at the European Union level.Concentrations of migrating Anser albifrons.

5. SITE PROTECTION STATUS

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5.1 Designation types at national and regional level:

Code Cover [%]
LT99100.00

6. SITE MANAGEMENT

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6.1 Body(ies) responsible for the site management:

Organisation:State Service for Protected Areas.Director: Ruta Baskyte.Address: Juozapaviciaus 9, Lt-09311, Vilnius, Lithuania.
Address:
Email:

6.2 Management Plan(s):

An actual management plan does exist:

Yes
No, but in preparation
X
No

 

7. MAP OF THE SITE

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INSPIRE ID:
Map delivered as PDF in electronic format (optional)
Yes
No

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