Câmpia Nirului - Valea lerului

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
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1990-2006 30-50 breeding pairs C1
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1990-2006 110-130 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 1990-2006 15-20 breeding pairs C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC breeding 1990-2006 8-14 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 1990-2006 4-6 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2006 35 breeding pairs C1
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus NT breeding 1990-2006 10-12 breeding pairs C1
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 1990-2006 1 breeding pairs C1

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sacueni Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 732 protected area overlaps with site 608
Câmpia Nirului - Valea Ierului Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 13,097 protected area overlaps with site 36,196
Câmpia Ierului Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 21,283 protected area overlaps with site 12,306
Câmpia Careiului Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 23,636 protected area overlaps with site 22,475

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Câmpia Nirului - Valea lerului. Downloaded from on 27/01/2020.