MK024
Pelagonia


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT resident 2002 10-15 breeding pairs B2
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 2002 220-230 breeding pairs B2
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus NT resident 2008 20-30 individuals A1
Burhinus oedicnemus NR breeding 2002 10-30 breeding pairs B2
Little Owl Athene noctua LC resident 2002 150-300 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Scops-owl Otus scops LC breeding 2002 50-200 breeding pairs B2
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 2002 10-30 breeding pairs A1
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2002 750-850 breeding pairs A1, B2
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 2002 30-100 breeding pairs B2

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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high unfavourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information unknown

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - agro-industry farming happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Residential and commercial development commercial and industrial development happening now some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors utility & service lines happening now some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Falco naumanni Lesser Kestrel 850 350 breeding pairs 42 unfavourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pelagonia. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/07/2019.