Gornje Podunavlje

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2019

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 2014 20-28 breeding pairs B2a, C6
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC breeding 2013 400-500 breeding pairs B1b, B3a, C2, C6
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC resident 2014 15-20 breeding pairs B2a, C6
Milvus migrans NR breeding 2013-2019 4-7 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus LC breeding 2010-2019 1,000-1,500 breeding pairs B2a
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis LC breeding 2010-2014 3,500-5,000 breeding pairs B2a, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ovcarsko-Kablarska klisura Predeli izuzetnih odlika 2,250 protected area contained by site 2,250
Gornje Podunavlje Rezervat prirode 19,648 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gornje Podunavlje Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 22,480 protected area contained by site 22,480


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gornje Podunavlje. Downloaded from on 14/08/2022.