Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A lake surrounded by bogs and swamps.

Key biodiversity
An important area for breeding crakes Porzana.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The area is covered by the national IBA monitoring network.

Protected areas
National High International None392 ha of IBA covered by Ornithological Reserve (Žaltytis, 392 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Zaltytis. Downloaded from on 03/12/2022.