Saltaim-Tenis lake

IBA Justification

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 at site 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: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

For more information about the IBA criteria, please click here

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA 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 fresh water, Standing brackish & 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 (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Saltaim-Tenis lake. Downloaded from on 30/05/2023.