PL059
Liwiec river valley


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
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1995-1999 150-200 males C1
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria LC passage 2007 8,000 individuals C2
Black Tern Chlidonias niger LC breeding 2002-2003 60-75 breeding pairs C6
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 2004-2010 20,000 individuals C4

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)
Siedlecko-Wêgrowski Protected Landscape Area 35,840 protected area overlaps with site 3,600
Ostoja Nadliwiecka Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 13,623 protected area overlaps with site 12,252
Ostoja Nadbuzanska Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 46,037 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nadbuzanski Park Krajobrazowy Landscape Park 57,768 protected area overlaps with site 1,500
Dolina Liwca Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,219 protected area contained by site 27,432
Dolina Kostrzynia Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 34,387 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Dolina Dolnego Bugu Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,190 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Other -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Liwiec river valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/12/2019.