Year of compilation: 2000
An exploited peatbog and abandoned system of ponds with scrub, mixed woodland, meadows and reedbeds, and surrounded by agricultural areas. The majority of the area is not utilized by man.
The most important breeding site for Circus pygargus
in Lithuania. Breeding species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex
(a few calling males).
None3,688 ha of IBA covered by Botanical/Zoological Reserve (Tyruliai, 3,688 ha).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tyruliai State Nature Reserve. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 19/01/2020.