Year of compilation: 2000
A complex of fish-ponds surrounded by water-fringe vegetation and some completely covered with emergent vegetation. Wet meadows and pastures are adjacent to the fish-ponds.
This is an important site for breeding herons and terns. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca, Haliaeetus albicilla
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The fish-ponds are leased to foreign hunters. Breeding birds are disturbed by fishermen and by the shooting of Phalacrocorax carbo
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Grudnjak fish-ponds. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 26/10/2021.