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Srebarna


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis VU winter 2001 60 individuals A1, C1
Greylag Goose Anser anser LC winter 1996 17-505 individuals B1i, C3
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons LC winter 1996 1,000-50,550 individuals A4i, B1i, C3
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC breeding 1998 4 breeding pairs B2, C6
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT breeding 1998 60 breeding pairs A1, C1, C6
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia LC breeding 1998 15-35 breeding pairs B2, C6
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus LC breeding 1998 15-50 breeding pairs B2, C6
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1996 20 breeding pairs C6
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC breeding 1998 50-150 breeding pairs B2, C6
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides LC breeding 1998 60 breeding pairs B2, C2, C6
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea LC breeding 1998 50 breeding pairs C6
Great White Egret Ardea alba LC breeding 1998 4-20 breeding pairs C6
Little Egret Egretta garzetta LC breeding 1998 50-100 breeding pairs C6
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus NT breeding 1998 20-110 breeding pairs A1, A4i, B1i, C1, C2, C6
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmaeus LC winter 1997 3-58 individuals A1, C1
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmaeus LC breeding 1996 15 breeding pairs A1, C1, C6
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus LC breeding 1998 3-15 breeding pairs C6
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida LC breeding 1998 150-500 breeding pairs B1i, C2, C6
Black Tern Chlidonias niger LC breeding 1998 3-9 breeding pairs C6
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1998 40 breeding pairs C6
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC resident 1998 1 breeding pairs C6
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris LC winter 1997 5,000-10,000 individuals B3

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)
Srebarna Nature Reserve World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 638 protected area contained by site 902
Srebarna Buffer Zone 543 protected area contained by site 543
Srebarna Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,448 is identical to site 1,448
Srebarna Poddarzhan Rezarvat 892 protected area contained by site 902
Srebarna Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,448 is identical to site 0
Srebarna Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 1,357 protected area overlaps with site 1,357
Réserve Srébarna UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 902 protected area overlaps with site 902
Pozharevo - Garvan Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,305 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Pelikanite Zashtitena Mestnost 420 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
not utilised -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Srebarna. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/11/2020.