The actions of this project target the following species:
Fire- Bellied Toad
Great Crested Newt
All of these are listed on
the red data list for endangered amphibian species in Lower Saxony. Their populations are in a poor condition.
Fire-bellied toad and great
crested newt are listed in Annex II of the Habitats Directive. To ensure their survival, special protection areas must be created.
All three species are listed
in Annex IV of the Habitats Directive and enjoy a particular high level of protection.