Dealurile Dorobanţu

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
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC breeding 1990-2006 7-10 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 1990-2006 60-70 breeding pairs C6
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 1990-2006 1-2 breeding pairs C1, C6
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus LC breeding 1990-2006 2-3 breeding pairs C6
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus NT passage 1990-2006 60-70 individuals C1, C6
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus LC winter 1990-2006 90-100 individuals C6
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus LC breeding 1990-2006 20-24 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2006 10-20 breeding pairs C1
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus LC breeding 1990-2006 70-80 breeding pairs C6
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 1990-2006 1-2 breeding pairs C1, C6
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra LC breeding 1990-2006 1,200-1,500 breeding pairs C6
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla LC breeding 1990-2006 100-200 breeding pairs C6
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris LC breeding 1990-2006 1,600-2,000 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)
Vârful Secarul Rezervatie naturala 37 protected area contained by site 0
Valea Ostrovului Nature reserve 70 protected area contained by site 0
Podișul Nord Dobrogean Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 84,875 protected area overlaps with site 12,635
Pădurea Babadag Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 57,912 protected area overlaps with site 12,445
Muchiile Cernei - Iaila Nature reserve 1,900 protected area contained by site 0
Dunărea Veche - Brațul Măcin Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 19,012 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Dealul Ghiunghiurmez Nature reserve 1,418 protected area contained by site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dealurile Dorobanţu. Downloaded from on 27/10/2020.