LT059
Valleys of the Erla & Salantas rivers


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

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 2001 35 males C1

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)
Salantu regioninis parkas Valstybinis parkas 13,264 protected area contains site 1,297
Salanto ir Blendžiavos upės Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 241 protected area overlaps with site 0
Nasrėnų pievos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 21 protected area overlaps with site 11
Minijos ichtiologinis draustinis Gamtinis draustinis 2,021 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Erlos ir Salanto upių senslėniai Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,463 is identical to site 1,297

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Grassland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -
tourism/recreation -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Valleys of the Erla & Salantas rivers. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2020.