Sturu and Zvardes bogs

Year of compilation: 2004

Site description (baseline)
A forest and wetland complex consisting of two raised bogs, Sturu and Zvardes bogs, and mostly mixed forest interspersed with a few other smaller wetlands. The site is bordered to a large extent by Zvarde forests IBA in the SW part where two small lakes are included. Listed as an IBA since 2000 [1]. High protection level there is a 93.5% overlap with Zvarde restricted nature reserve, a candidate SPA.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Sturu and Zvardes bogs. Downloaded from on 07/06/2023.