Aliman - Adamclisi

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
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1990-2006 120-130 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 1990-2006 30-32 breeding pairs C6
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola LC passage 1990-2006 80-90 individuals C6
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus LC breeding 1990-2006 9-10 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 3-4 breeding pairs C6
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus NT passage 1990-2006 60-80 individuals C1, C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 1990-2006 1-3 breeding pairs C6
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes LC breeding 1990-2006 15-18 breeding pairs C6
Milvus migrans NR breeding 1990-2006 5-6 breeding pairs C6
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus LC breeding 1990-2006 35-40 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2006 100-120 breeding pairs C1, C6
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus LC breeding 1990-2006 150-160 breeding pairs C6
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus NT breeding 1990-2006 36-41 breeding pairs C1, C6
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus NT passage 1990-2006 200-400 individuals C1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 1990-2006 1 breeding pairs C1
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 1990-2006 210-220 breeding pairs C6
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra LC breeding 1990-2006 2,200-2,500 breeding pairs C6
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla LC breeding 1990-2006 600-650 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1990-2006 800-1,000 breeding pairs C6
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka LC breeding 1990-2006 24-26 breeding pairs C6
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris LC breeding 1990-2006 3,600-4,000 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)
Peștera - Deleni Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,549 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dumbrăveni - Valea Urluia - Lacul Vederoasa Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 18,024 protected area overlaps with site 6,964
Balta Vederoasa Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 2,140 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Aliman - Adamclisi Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 18,909 protected area overlaps with site 19,454

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aliman - Adamclisi. Downloaded from on 23/06/2021.