LT034
Dzukija National Park


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding - 15-20 males C6
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC breeding 1996-1999 60 males B2
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding - 70 breeding pairs B2, C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding - 15 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding - 6 breeding pairs B2, C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC breeding 1996-1999 15 breeding pairs B2
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding - 500 breeding pairs B2, C6

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)
Ūlos upė žemiau Rudnios Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 419 protected area overlaps with site 268
Ulos krastovaizdzio draustinis Gamtinis draustinis 4,241 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Merkio upė Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,224 protected area overlaps with site 321
Merkio ichtiologinis draustinis Gamtinis draustinis 2,278 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Grybaulios žuvininkystės tvenkiniai Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 742 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Dzukijos nacionalinis parkas Valstybinis parkas 58,453 is identical to site 0
Dzukija National Park 55,880 protected area contains site 55,880
Dainavos giria Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 55,440 protected area contained by site 55,325
Dainavos giria Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 54,833 protected area contained by site 54,833
Cepkeliu valstybinis gamtinis rezervatas Valstybinis rezervatas 11,227 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Čepkelių pelkė Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12,752 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Čepkelių pelkė Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 11,227 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Cepkeliai Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 11,227 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Treeline ecotone -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Fens, transition mires and springs, Raised bogs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dzukija National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2021.