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Batova


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
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC winter 1997 1-9,050 individuals B1i, C3
Mew Gull Larus canus LC winter 1997 9-800 individuals B1i, C3
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus NT passage 2004 46 individuals A1, C1
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius LC resident 1997 200-400 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Green Woodpecker Picus viridis LC resident 1997 48-180 breeding pairs B2
Semi-collared Flycatcher Ficedula semitorquata LC breeding 1997 60-150 breeding pairs B2, C6
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra LC breeding 1997 1,760-3,170 breeding pairs B3
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 2004 226,000 individuals A4iv, B1iv, C5

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)
Zlatni pyasatsi Priroden Park 1,325 protected area contained by site 0
Zlatni pyasatsi Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,374 protected area contained by site 1,374
Suha reka Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 62,529 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Dolinata na reka Batova Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 18,459 protected area overlaps with site 18,459
Blatno kokiche Zashtitena Mestnost 149 protected area overlaps with site 0
Batova Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 38,150 is identical to site 38,133
Baltata Poddarzhan Rezarvat 205 protected area contained by site 0
Balchik State Game Husbandries 133,500 protected area overlaps with site 0
Aladja manastir Zashtitena Mestnost 17 protected area contained by site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Batova. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/05/2022.