Confluenţa Jiu - Dunăre

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 100-150 breeding pairs C1, C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1990-2006 20-30 breeding pairs C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1990-2006 60-80 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia LC passage 1990-2006 150-200 individuals C2
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus LC passage 1990-2006 750-1,000 individuals C2
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus NT passage 1990-2006 30-70 individuals C1, C2
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola LC passage 1990-2006 1,000-2,000 individuals C6
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 1990-2006 1-2 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1990-2006 46-50 breeding pairs C1
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a passage 1990-2006 20,000 individuals C4

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)
Zăval Nature reserve 360 protected area contained by site 0
Nisipurile de la Dăbuleni Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 11,009 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Locul fosilifer Drănic Rezervatie naturala 61 protected area contained by site 0
Lacul Adunații de Geormane Nature reserve 120 protected area contained by site 0
Jiu-Danube Confluence Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 19,800 protected area overlaps with site 0
Coridorul Jiului Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 71,363 protected area overlaps with site 24,580
Confluența Jiu - Dunăre Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 19,530 protected area overlaps with site 19,299

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Confluenţa Jiu - Dunăre. Downloaded from on 22/09/2020.