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Mures river lower flood-plain


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
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1990-2006 20-30 breeding pairs C1
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC passage 1990-2006 400-500 individuals C2
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC winter 1990-2006 5-10 individuals C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2006 35-50 breeding pairs C1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 1990-2006 2-3 breeding pairs C1, C6
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria LC breeding 1990-2006 45-65 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)
Prundul Mare Island Nature Reserve 17 protected area contained by site 17
Prundul Mare Nature reserve 744 protected area contained by site 0
Pescăria Nădlac Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 135 protected area contained by site 0
Parcul Natural Lunca Mureșului Parc natural 17,385 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pajiștea Cenad Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,965 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pădurea Cenad Rezervatie naturala 330 protected area contained by site 0
Lunca Mureșului Inferior Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 17,397 protected area overlaps with site 17,416
Lunca Mureșului Inferior Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 17,397 protected area overlaps with site 17,428
Insula Mare Cenad Rezervatie naturala 3 protected area contained by site 0
Insula Igriș Rezervatie naturala 8 protected area contained by site 0
Bezdin Lake Nature Reserve 25 protected area contained by site 25

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mures river lower flood-plain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/09/2020.