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Location Sweden, Östergötland,Södermanland
Central coordinates 17o 10.00' East  58o 33.71' North
IBA criteria A4i, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
Area 30,400 ha
Altitude 0 - 5m
Year of IBA assessment 2007

Sveriges Ornitologiska Förening



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Common Eider Somateria mollissima winter  2000-2006  15,000 individuals  good  B1i, C3  Least Concern 
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis winter  2000-2006  15,000 individuals  good    Vulnerable 
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla resident  2000-2006  15 individuals  good    Least Concern 
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla breeding  2000-2006  1-2 breeding pairs  good    Least Concern 
Caspian Tern Sterna caspia breeding  2000-2006  190 breeding pairs  good  A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6  Least Concern 
Common Guillemot Uria aalge breeding  2000-2006  1,046 breeding pairs  good  B1ii, C3  Least Concern 
Razorbill Alca torda breeding  2000-2006  1,167 breeding pairs  good  B1ii, B3, C3  Least Concern 
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle breeding  2000-2006  150 breeding pairs  good  B2  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds winter  2000-2006  good  A4iii, C4   

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Bråviken Nature Reserve 8,753 protected area contained by site 9,160  
Bråviken yttre - SE0230090 Birds Directive 8,753 protected area contained by site 8,753  
Grässkären Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 68 protected area contained by site 94  
Hankskären mfl Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 50 protected area contained by site 50  
Hävringe-Källskären - SE0220028 Birds Directive 11,189 protected area contained by site 11,189  
Källskären Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 136 protected area contained by site 616  
Norra o Södra Törnsö Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 40 protected area contained by site 40  
Skåren Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 1 protected area contained by site 96  
Södra Lunda Nature Reserve 220 protected area contained by site 229  
Södra Lunda - SE0230394 Habitats Directive 220 protected area contained by site 220  
Sörbobrotten Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 1,274 protected area contained by site 1,400  
Sörbrott Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 317 protected area contained by site 314  
Stångskärsrev Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 331 protected area contained by site 314  
Stora o Breda Ölskär mfl Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 148 protected area contained by site 148  
Vattungarna Wildlife and Plant Sanctuary 59 protected area contained by site 109  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Sea Open Sea; Sea inlets and coastal features  95%
Other   5%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture 50%
nature conservation and research 65%
hunting 10%
military 10%
tourism/recreation 10%

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bråviken - Hävringe. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/04/2014

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