Deliblatska pescara

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
European Turtle-dove Streptopelia turtur VU breeding 2016-2019 1,000-1,600 breeding pairs A1, B1b
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 2019 200-250 breeding pairs B2a, C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 2019 5,000-7,000 breeding pairs B1b, C6
Barred Warbler Curruca nisoria LC breeding 2013-2019 500-800 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)
Straza Spomenik prirode 68 protected area overlaps with site 0
Straza Natural Monument 68 protected area contained by site 68
Kraljevac Rezervat prirode 264 protected area contained by site 0
Kraljevac Special Nature Reserve 246 protected area contained by site 246
Karas-Nera Predeli izuzetnih odlika 1,541 protected area overlaps with site 0
Deliblatska pescara Rezervat prirode 34,829 protected area overlaps with site 31,704


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Wooded steppe, Treeline ecotone, Wooded desert and semidesert -
Shrubland Scrub, Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Urban parks and gardens, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Deliblatska pescara. Downloaded from on 21/05/2022.