Balota Maročna

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC breeding 2003 250 breeding pairs B2
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus LC breeding 2003 15 breeding pairs B2

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)
Tserabyazhova-Kaladnyanski Nature Sanctuary or Partial Reserve (Local) 4,675 protected area overlaps with site 0
Morochno Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 5,845 protected area overlaps with site 5,845
Morochno Zakaznik 3,674 protected area contained by site 3,674


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
other -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Balota Maročna. Downloaded from on 05/08/2020.