Dzukija National Park

Country/territory: Lithuania

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2004)
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Area: 58,165 ha

Protection status:

Lietuvos Ornitologu Draugija

Site description
A large tract of Pinus-dominated dry forest, traversed by rivers and with patches of deciduous woodland. The majority of the forest is managed.

Key biodiversity
The forest supports important numbers of breeding Coracias garrulus, Caprimulgus europaeus and Lullula arborea, although there have been no specific counts.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dzukija National Park. Downloaded from on 07/03/2021.