IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2004)
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Area: 16,475 ha
An area of deciduous and mixed wet woodland which is under intensive forest management.
Apart from important numbers of breeding Ciconia nigra, the area is also rich in breeding woodpecker species, and rare species of owl may breed as well.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Birzai forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/03/2023.