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Vasilyovska Mountain


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
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1996 120-236 breeding pairs A1, C1, C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC resident 1996 25-30 breeding pairs C6
Barred Warbler Curruca nisoria LC breeding 1996 70-80 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vodopad Koman Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Vasilyovska planina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 45,473 is identical to site 45,472
Valoga Zashtitena Mestnost 6 protected area contained by site 0
Usoynata Zashtitena Mestnost 17 protected area contained by site 0
Tsentralen Balkan - bufer Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 138,364 protected area overlaps with site 21,326
Rushova peshtera Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 1 protected area contained by site 0
Peshtera Morovitza Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 5 protected area contained by site 0
Peshtepa Toplia Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 1 protected area contained by site 0
Lisets Zashtitena Mestnost 3 protected area contained by site 0
Krivatsite Zashtitena Mestnost 3 protected area contained by site 0
Glozhenskia vodopad Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 1 protected area contained by site 0
Dragovo prisoe Zashtitena Mestnost 2 protected area contained by site 0
Balgarski izvor Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,619 protected area overlaps with site 515
Anomir Zashtitena Mestnost 3 protected area contained by site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vasilyovska Mountain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.