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Balota Dzikoje


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 2000 50-100 males A1
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola VU breeding 1996-2001 1,200-1,500 males A1
Common Grasshopper-warbler Locustella naevia LC breeding 2000 400-700 breeding pairs B3
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis NT breeding 1996 3,000-4,000 breeding pairs B3

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)
Porazauski Nature Sanctuary or Partial Reserve (Local) 8,200 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dikoe Fen Mire Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 23,145 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dikoe Nature Sanctuary or Partial Reserve 7,400 protected area overlaps with site 7,400
Bialowieza Forest World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 141,885 protected area overlaps with site 12,728
Belowezskaya Pushcha National Park 87,607 protected area overlaps with site 15,206

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
other -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Balota Dzikoje. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/09/2020.