Niedere Tauern

555577619 WDPA ID
1260.92 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Austria


  • Original Name Niedere Tauern
  • English Designation Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation Regional
  • Status Year 1997
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Amt der Steiermärkischen Landesregierung, Fachabteilung 13C, Fachstelle Naturschutz,Karmeliterplatz 2,8010 Graz.
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

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Sources (1)

  1. Natura 2000 Updated: 2022 Directorate-General for Environment (EU) via EEA

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UNEP-WCMC (2023). Protected Area Profile for Niedere Tauern from the World Database on Protected Areas, February 2023. Available at: