BG054
Sredna Gora


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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC resident 1996 50-485 breeding pairs C6
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC resident 1996 4 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina LC breeding 1996 5 breeding pairs C6
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus LC resident 1996 11 breeding pairs B2, C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1996 11-107 breeding pairs B2, C6
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla LC breeding 1996 32-290 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Green Woodpecker Picus viridis LC resident 1996 60-480 breeding pairs B2
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos LC resident 1996 9-80 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 1996 22-186 breeding pairs B2, C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC resident 1996 430-4,030 breeding pairs B2, C6
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos LC breeding 1996 2,050-20,550 breeding pairs B3
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula LC resident 1996 5,120-39,450 breeding pairs B3
European Robin Erithacus rubecula LC resident 1996 5,800-53,600 breeding pairs B3
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva LC breeding 1998 25-250 breeding pairs C6
Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs LC resident 1996 17,200-58,880 breeding pairs B3
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1996 220-980 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vran kamak Zashtitena Mestnost 61 protected area contained by site 0
Venetsa Zashtitena Mestnost 100 protected area contained by site 0
Varlishnitsa Zashtitena Mestnost 190 protected area contained by site 0
Turchanov kamak Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 17 protected area contained by site 0
Tsentralen Balkan - bufer Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 138,364 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Srednogorets Zashtitena Mestnost 16 protected area contained by site 0
Srednata poliana Zashtitena Mestnost 17 protected area contained by site 0
Sredna gora Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 99,062 is identical to site 99,062
Sredna gora Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 110,374 protected area overlaps with site 83,155
Smilovene Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 2 protected area contained by site 0
Skalno obrazuvanie Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 42 protected area contained by site 0
Skalno obrazuvanie Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 42 protected area contained by site 0
Sivata gramada Zashtitena Mestnost 16 protected area contained by site 0
Sakaradja Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 10 protected area contained by site 0
Reka Stryama Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,078 protected area overlaps with site 248
Reka Pyasachnik Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,880 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Oborishte Zashtitena Mestnost 204 protected area contained by site 0
Nevida Zashtitena Mestnost 121 protected area contained by site 0
Manzul Zashtitena Mestnost 37 protected area contained by site 0
Konskoto dere Zashtitena Mestnost 8 protected area contained by site 0
Kiselitzata Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 60 protected area contained by site 0
Kazanite Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 2 protected area contained by site 0
Haydushki kladenets Zashtitena Mestnost 65 protected area contained by site 0
Grekinski giol Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 26 protected area contained by site 0
Goranitza Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 47 protected area contained by site 0
Garvanov kamak Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 18 protected area contained by site 0
Dushkov pchelin Zashtitena Mestnost 7 protected area contained by site 0
Donkina gora Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 16 protected area contained by site 0
Dabite-Konska poliana Zashtitena Mestnost 292 protected area contained by site 0
Chivira Zashtitena Mestnost 88 protected area contained by site 0
Bratiya Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 3 protected area contained by site 0
Bogdan Poddarzhan Rezarvat 113 protected area contained by site 0
Bich Zashtitena Mestnost 2 protected area contained by site 0
Barikadite Zashtitena Mestnost 120 protected area contained by site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sredna Gora. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/10/2020.