Irbes saurums

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code LV0900300)
  • Under Birds Directive
  • Since December 2008
  • Country: Latvia
  • Administrative region: Not available
  • Surface area: 1724 km2 (172412.13 ha)
  • Marine area: 100%
  • Located in Boreal biogeographical region
  • It protects 24 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 2 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (24)
Species group Number
Birds 24

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1170 Reefs 22221.1
1640 Boreal Baltic sandy beaches with perennial vegetation 3.97602

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)
December 2008
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Not under Habitats directive
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) December 2008
Date of Standard data form update December 2019

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Other resources

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Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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