IBA Criteria met: B1a, C6 (2019)
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Area: 25,050 ha
Situated in eastern Serbia between Nis and Bela Palanka, this limestone gorge contains the Nisava river and supports sub-Mediterranean vegetation. Vegetation is dominated by hornbeam Carpinus, Syringa, ash Fraxinus and oak Quercus. A heavily used road passes through the valley.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sicevo gorge. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/03/2023.