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Subotica lakes and sandy terrain


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT breeding 2004-2008 25-35 breeding pairs A1
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 2004-2008 35-50 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC resident 2004-2008 25-30 breeding pairs B2
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC breeding 2004-2008 250-300 breeding pairs B2
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides LC breeding 2004-2008 65-80 breeding pairs B2
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea LC breeding 2004-2008 35-50 breeding pairs B2
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa NT breeding 2004-2008 13-17 breeding pairs B2
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida LC breeding 2006-2008 100-150 breeding pairs B2
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC passage 2000-2008 min 55 individuals A1
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 2004-2008 18-29 breeding pairs A1
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus NT breeding 2004-2008 25-35 breeding pairs A1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN resident 2004-2008 1-2 breeding pairs A1
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 2004-2008 70-90 breeding pairs B2

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Suboticka pescara Landscape of Outstanding Qualities 5,370 protected area contained by site 5,370
Selevenjske pustare Nature Reserve 677 protected area contained by site 677
Palic Regional Nature Park 712 protected area contained by site 712
Ludasko Lake Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 593 protected area contained by site 387
Danilova kosa Nature Reserve 7 protected area contained by site 846

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest, Wooded steppe -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Urban parks and gardens -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Subotica lakes and sandy terrain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/11/2019.