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Câmpia Nirului - Valea lerului


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

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 1990-2006 30-50 breeding pairs C1
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1990-2006 110-130 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 1990-2006 15-20 breeding pairs C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC breeding 1990-2006 8-14 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 1990-2006 4-6 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2006 35 breeding pairs C1
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus NT breeding 1990-2006 10-12 breeding pairs C1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 1990-2006 1 breeding pairs 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)
Săcueni Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 741 protected area overlaps with site 608
Pășunea cu Corynephorus de la Voievozi Nature reserve 111 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pădurea Urziceni Rezervatie naturala 40 protected area contained by site 0
Mlaștina Vermeș Rezervatie naturala 72 protected area contained by site 0
Lacul Cicoș Rezervatie naturala 12 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dunele de nisip Foieni Rezervatie naturala 5 protected area contained by site 0
Complexul hidrografic Valea Rece Rezervatie naturala 22 protected area contained by site 0
Câmpia Nirului - Valea Ierului Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 38,351 protected area overlaps with site 36,196
Câmpia Ierului Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 21,225 protected area overlaps with site 12,306
Câmpia Careiului Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 23,642 protected area overlaps with site 22,475


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Câmpia Nirului - Valea lerului. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/06/2020.