Year of compilation: 2000
A large tract of Pinus
-dominated dry forest, traversed by rivers and with patches of deciduous woodland. The majority of the forest is managed.
The forest supports important numbers of breeding Coracias garrulus
, Caprimulgus europaeus
and Lullula arborea
, although there have been no specific counts.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
About 400 ha within the IBA/National Park is strictly protected.
None43,700 ha of IBA covered by National Park (Dzûkija, 55,880 ha).
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dzukija National Park. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2021.