A part of the Vasaknos fish-farm

Country/territory: Lithuania

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2004)
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Area: 183 ha

Lietuvos Ornitologu Draugija

Site description
A large system of intensively farmed fish-ponds.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding site for Chlidonias niger. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (status unknown), Haliaeetus albicilla (1 pair), Crex crex (breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: A part of the Vasaknos fish-farm. Downloaded from on 01/12/2021.