RO019
Fizes valley


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
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT breeding 1990-2006 20-22 breeding pairs C1
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1990-2006 200-250 breeding pairs C6
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1990-2006 30-35 breeding pairs C1
Little Crake Zapornia parva LC breeding 1990-2006 70-120 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris LC breeding 1990-2006 10-15 breeding pairs C6
Common Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus LC breeding 1990-2006 90-120 breeding pairs C6
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus LC breeding 1990-2006 3-5 breeding pairs C6
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius LC breeding 1990-2006 230-330 breeding pairs C6
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN breeding 1990-2006 1 breeding pairs C1
Barred Warbler Curruca nisoria LC breeding 1990-2006 30-50 breeding pairs 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Valea Legiilor Rezervatie naturala 112 protected area contained by site 0
Sic Nature reserve 519 protected area contained by site 0
Pajiștile Sărmășel - Milaș - Urmeniș Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,127 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lacul Știucilor - Sic - Puini - Bonțida Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,887 protected area overlaps with site 1,784
Lacul Știucilor Rezervatie naturala 268 protected area contained by site 0
Fânațele de la Sucutard Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 219 protected area contained by site 0
Bazinul Fizeșului Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,650 protected area contained by site 1,628

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fizes valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/08/2022.