Nõva-Osmussaare

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species

Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (18)
Species group Number
Birds 14
Fishes 2
Flowering Plants 1
Mammals 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1110 Sandbanks which are slightly covered by sea water all the time 1537
1140 Mudflats and sandflats not covered by seawater at low tide 31
1150 Coastal lagoons 40
1160 Large shallow inlets and bays 39
1170 Reefs 3
1210 Annual vegetation of drift lines 28
1220 Perennial vegetation of stony banks 61
1230 Vegetated sea cliffs of the Atlantic and Baltic Coasts 3
1620 Boreal Baltic islets and small islands 20
1630 Boreal Baltic coastal meadows 189
1640 Boreal Baltic sandy beaches with perennial vegetation 54
2110 Embryonic shifting dunes 26
2120 Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria ('white dunes') 0
2130 Fixed coastal dunes with herbaceous vegetation ('grey dunes') 30
2140 Decalcified fixed dunes with Empetrum nigrum 21
2180 Wooded dunes of the Atlantic, Continental and Boreal region 264
2190 Humid dune slacks 13
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 34
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 1
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 28
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 14
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 19
6270 Fennoscandian lowland species-rich dry to mesic grasslands 57
6280 Nordic alvar and precambrian calcareous flatrocks 203
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 0
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 11
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 10
7210 Calcareous fens with Cladium mariscus and species of the Caricion davallianae 73
7230 Alkaline fens 172
9010 Western Taïga 265
9020 Fennoscandian hemiboreal natural old broad-leaved deciduous forests Quercus, Tilia, Acer, Fraxinus or Ulmus) rich in epiphytes 10
9080 Fennoscandian deciduous swamp woods 8
91D0 Bog woodland 6
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 1

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) Under Birds directive
  • Date classified as Special Protection Area (SPA)
April 2004
 
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
April 2004
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
November 2007
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) August 2010
 
Date of Standard data form update December 2010

Interactive map

Other resources

Natura 2000 map viewer Interactive map designed for showing and querying Natura 2000 sites. Other information such as Nationally designated areas and LIFE projects are also available.
Protected planet map viewer Interactive map showing the World Database on Protected Areas
European protected sites map viewer Simple interactive map showing Natura 2000 sites and Nationally designated areas
Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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