RS013
Carska bara


Country/territory: Serbia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4iii, B1i, B2 (2009)
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Area: 11,570 ha

Protection status:

Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia

Site description
Stari Begej River and Carska bara represents authentic splice of water and terrestrial habitats of Pannonian plane. Entire area of Carska bara admistratively belongs to the Zrenjanin municipality (west central part of Banat district)situated near the mouth of the Begej river into the Tisa river. Habitat includes pools, fish-ponds, reedbeds, alkaline meadows and softwood forests. Ecka fishpond represents largest inland fishpond in Europe.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Carska bara. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/08/2020.