Cedasas Lake

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A very shallow, nutrient-rich lake.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding site for Chlidonias niger. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (non-breeding), Crex crex (breeding).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The site is covered by the national IBA monitoring network. There are plans to extract curative mud from the lake bed.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cedasas Lake. Downloaded from on 26/01/2021.