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Plitvice Lakes National Park


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC resident 2010 100-200 breeding pairs C6
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 2010 40-60 males A1, C1, C6
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC resident 2010 8-12 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC resident 2010 20-30 breeding pairs C6
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC resident 2010 70-80 breeding pairs C2, C6
Picoides tridactylus NR resident 2010 50-100 breeding pairs C6
Dendrocopos leucotos NR resident 2010 50-100 breeding pairs C6

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)
Šupljara Spomenik prirode 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Plitvièka jezera Nacionalni park 29,631 protected area overlaps with site 0
Plitvice Lakes National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 29,482 is identical to site 0
NP Plitvička jezera Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 29,698 protected area overlaps with site 0
Nacionalni park Plitvička jezera Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 29,797 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lička Plješivica Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 36,683 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Gorski kotar i sjeverna Lika Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 223,790 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Gorski kotar i sjeverna Lika Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 217,445 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Gornji tok Korane Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 223 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Golubnjaèa Spomenik prirode 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Èorkova uvala Posebni rezervat 73 protected area contained by site 0
Crna peæina Spomenik prirode 0 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Plitvice Lakes National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2020.