Greifswalder Bodden, Teile des Strelasundes und Nordspitze Usedom

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code DE1747301)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since April 1998
  • Country: Germany
  • Administrative region: Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (DE80)
  • Surface area: 604 km2 (60406.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 93%
  • Located in Continental biogeographical region
  • It protects 17 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 29 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (17)
Species group Number
Fishes 5
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 4
Mammals 7

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1110 Sandbanks which are slightly covered by sea water all the time 2288.07
1130 Estuaries 983.28
1140 Mudflats and sandflats not covered by seawater at low tide 2334.14
1150 Coastal lagoons 1644.26
1160 Large shallow inlets and bays 51775.3
1170 Reefs 7504.22
1210 Annual vegetation of drift lines 28
1220 Perennial vegetation of stony banks 2
1230 Vegetated sea cliffs of the Atlantic and Baltic Coasts 71
1310 Salicornia and other annuals colonizing mud and sand 15.55
1330 Atlantic salt meadows (Glauco-Puccinellietalia maritimae) 917
2110 Embryonic shifting dunes 2
2120 Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria ('white dunes') 16
2130 Fixed coastal dunes with herbaceous vegetation ('grey dunes') 25
2160 Dunes with Hippophaë rhamnoides 0.09
2180 Wooded dunes of the Atlantic, Continental and Boreal region 410
2190 Humid dune slacks 1
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 31.21
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 11
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 2
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 0.18
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 29
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 1
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 3.88
7210 Calcareous fens with Cladium mariscus and species of the Caricion davallianae 0.81
7230 Alkaline fens 0.15
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 174
91D0 Bog woodland 105
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 5

Designation information

NATURA 2000 is the ecological network for the conservation of wild animals and plant species and natural habitats of Community importance within the Union. It consists of sites classified under the Birds Directive and the Habitats Directive (the Nature Directives).

NATURA 2000 site under

Birds Directive 2009/147/EC (SPA) Not under Birds directive
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
April 1998
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2004
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) August 2016
Date of Standard data form update May 2017

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