Zlot gorge--Dubasnica

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
Situated in eastern Serbia and surrounded by the Malinik and Dubašnica mountains. The cliffs in the limestone gorge are up to 500 m high; screes and diverse vegetation are also present. The Dubašnica plateau supports dry pasture and beech Fagus forest, interspersed with typical karst relief. Human activities include husbandry and hunting of large mammals.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding species of forest and forest-edge habitats.

Protected areas
National Partial International NoneIBA overlaps with Strict Nature Reserve (Malinik). IBA overlaps with Speleological Monument (Lazareva Pecina).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Zlot gorge--Dubasnica. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/zlot-gorge-dubasnica-iba-serbia on 26/09/2023.