Saltaim-Tenis lake

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus LC breeding 1998 200 breeding pairs A4i
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis LC breeding 1998 160-350 breeding pairs A4i
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus NT breeding 2000-2001 30-250 individuals A1, A4i

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)
Koloniya pelikanov na oz. Tenis Nature Monument 24 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Unknown -
Forest -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Standing brackish and salt water -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
unknown -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Saltaim-Tenis lake. Downloaded from on 08/08/2022.