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Janów forests


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 2003-2007 5-10 males C6
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 2004-2009 100 breeding pairs C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 2004-2009 15-20 breeding pairs C6
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 2007-2009 10-20 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2009 very high favourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification marine and freshwater aquaculture - subsistence/artisinal aquaculture happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - persecution/control happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance war, civil unrest and military exercises happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - unspecified species happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Invasive and other problematic species and genes problematic native species/diseases - unspecified species happening now whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high
No known threats no known threats happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Ciconia nigra Black Stork 20 20 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Clanga pomarina Lesser Spotted Eagle 4 6 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Haliaeetus albicilla White-tailed Sea-eagle 4 6 breeding pairs 100 favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Most of site (50-90%) covered (including the most critical parts for important bird species) A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Uroczyska Puszczy Solskiej Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 34,671 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Uroczyska Lasów Janowskich Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 34,544 protected area contained by site 34,544
Szklarnia Rezerwat Przyrody 287 protected area contained by site 278
Puszcza Solska Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 79,349 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Park Krajobrazowy Lasy Janowskie Park Krajobrazowy 40,122 protected area contained by site 39,150
Łęka Rezerwat Przyrody 377 protected area contained by site 0
Lipsko-Janowski Protected Landscape Area 60,500 protected area contains site 50,000
Lasy Janowskie Rezerwat Przyrody 2,874 protected area contained by site 2,677
Lasy Janowskie Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 60,236 protected area overlaps with site 60,236
Kacze Błota Rezerwat Przyrody 168 protected area contained by site 169
Jastkowice Rezerwat Przyrody 46 protected area contained by site 56
Imielty ług Rezerwat Przyrody 817 protected area contained by site 738

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Raised bogs, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Janów forests. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2020.