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Allah Bair - Capidava


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
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC breeding 1990-2006 6-8 breeding pairs C6
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides LC breeding 1990-2006 55-60 breeding pairs C2
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmaeus LC winter 1990-2006 420-500 individuals C2, C6
Milvus migrans NR breeding 1990-2006 4-5 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2006 90-100 breeding pairs C1, C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC breeding 1990-2006 70-80 breeding pairs C6
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus LC breeding 1990-2006 70-80 breeding pairs C6
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus VU breeding 1990-2006 14-22 breeding pairs C1
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 1990-2006 120-130 breeding pairs C6
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla LC breeding 1990-2006 100-120 breeding pairs C6
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1990-2006 120-140 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Reciful neojurasic de la Topalu Monument al naturii 17 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pădurea Canton Hățiș Nature reserve 7 protected area contained by site 0
Dealul Alah Bair Rezervatie naturala 193 protected area contained by site 0
Dealul Alah Bair Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 194 protected area contained by site 187
Canaralele Dunării Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 26,110 protected area overlaps with site 3,683
Allah Bair - Capidava Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 11,716 protected area overlaps with site 11,636


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Allah Bair - Capidava. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.