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Gerecse


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 2001 2 breeding pairs A1, C1
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus LC breeding 2001 4 breeding pairs C6
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 2001 4 breeding pairs 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)
Vérsszőlősi előemberlep Természetvédelmi Terület 35 protected area overlaps with site 0
Tölgyháti kőfejő földtani alapszelvény Természeti emlék 10 protected area contained by site 0
Tatai Öreg-tó Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,624 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Szomódi gyepek Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 295 protected area overlaps with site 71
Nyakas-tető szarmata vonulat Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 614 protected area overlaps with site 44
Központi-Gerecse Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,912 protected area contained by site 5,912
Kirvai löszgyepek Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 252 protected area overlaps with site 229
Gerecsei Tájvédelmi Körzet 8,676 protected area contained by site 8,617
Gerecse Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,437 protected area contained by site 2,437
Gerecse Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 29,598 protected area contained by site 29,598
Északi-Gerecse Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,687 protected area overlaps with site 2,012
Epöli szarmata vonulat Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,577 protected area contained by site 1,577
Dunaalmási kőfejtők Természetvédelmi Terület 231 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Déli-Gerecse Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,815 protected area overlaps with site 3,628
Csolnoki löszgyepek Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 411 protected area overlaps with site 336

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Forestry plantations, Other urban and industrial areas -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
military -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gerecse. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/10/2022.