Snowy Owl - Nyctea scandiaca (Linnaeus, 1758) ― Synonym of Bubo scandiaca

Mentioned in the following international legal instruments and agreements:
  • EU Birds Directive
    • Annex I: Species that shall be the subject of special conservation measures concerning their habitat in order to ensure their survival and reproduction in their area of distribution. Member States shall classify territories as special protection areas for the conservation of these species.
  • Bern Convention
    • Revised Annex I of Resolution 6 (1998) of the Bern Convention listing the species requiring specific habitat conservation measures (year of revision 2011)
  • MoU Raptors
    • Annex I: migratory populations of Falconiformes and Strigiformes species occurring in Africa and Eurasia to which this MoU applies

Natura 2000 code: A216

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