IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

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 2004 10-15 breeding pairs B2
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 2004 20-30 males A1
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 2004 15-20 breeding pairs B3

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)
Kozyanskiy Nature Sanctuary or Partial Reserve 44,400 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Drozbitka-Svina Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 6,727 protected area contained by site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs, Raised bogs, Rivers and streams, Standing freshwater, Sand dunes and beaches -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
other -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dražbitka-Svina. Downloaded from on 29/07/2021.