Laborecka upland


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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC breeding 1995-2003 550-750 breeding pairs C6
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1995-2003 120-160 breeding pairs C6
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1995-2003 290-410 males C1
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1995-2003 21-25 breeding pairs C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1995-2003 33-47 breeding pairs C6
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 1995-2003 75-85 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina LC breeding 1995-2003 38-42 breeding pairs C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT breeding 1995-2003 4-6 breeding pairs C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC breeding 1995-2003 35-45 breeding pairs C6
Picus canus NR breeding 1995-2003 150-200 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 1995-2003 230-270 breeding pairs C6
Dendrocopos leucotos NR breeding 1995-2003 200-240 breeding pairs C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1995-2003 3,000-4,000 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1995-2003 70-90 breeding pairs C6
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria LC breeding 1995-2003 600-800 breeding pairs C6
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis LC breeding 1995-2003 3,100-4,900 breeding pairs C6
Ficedula parva NR breeding 1995-2003 1,800-2,000 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)
Svetlica Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2 protected area contained by site 2
Sútok Udavy s Ílovnicou Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 22 protected area contained by site 22
Pod Bukovou Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 538 protected area contained by site 533
Pliškov Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 46 protected area contained by site 85
Makovica Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 442 protected area contained by site 485
Lázky Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 25 protected area contained by site 45
Laborecká vrchovina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,512 protected area contained by site 107,716
Laborec Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 16 protected area contained by site 16
Košariská Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 25 protected area contained by site 10
Kamenná Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 824 protected area contained by site 837
Hostovické lúky Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 13 protected area contained by site 13
Dukla Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,861 protected area overlaps with site 6,319
Danová Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 898 protected area overlaps with site 762
Bukovské vrchy Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 6,578 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Bukovské vrchy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 29,231 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Beskyd Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,349 protected area overlaps with site 5,034
Alúvium Rieky Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 13 protected area contained by site 13


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Laborecka upland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/10/2019.