PL018
Forest at Gwda River


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2010 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 2005-2009 100-150 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC breeding 2005-2009 8-12 breeding pairs C6
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 2005-2009 6-9 breeding pairs C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding 2005-2009 3-6 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 2005-2009 900-1,100 breeding pairs C6

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2010).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Wielkopolska Dolina Rurzycy Rezerwat Przyrody 898 protected area contained by site 0
Wielki Bytyń Rezerwat Przyrody 1,941 protected area overlaps with site 0
Torfowisko Kaczory Rezerwat Przyrody 33 protected area contained by site 0
Smolary Rezerwat Przyrody 143 protected area contained by site 0
Puszcza nad Gwdą Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 77,679 protected area overlaps with site 77,679
Pojezierze Wałeckie i Dolina Gwdy (woj. wielkopolskie) Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 60,146 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ostoja Pilska Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,069 protected area overlaps with site 1,654
Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu Pojezierze Wałeckie i Dolina Gwdy (woj. zachodniopomorskie) Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 37,304 protected area overlaps with site 0
Nietoperze w Starym Browarze Rezerwat Przyrody 1 protected area contained by site 0
Mirosławiec Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,567 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kuźnik Rezerwat Przyrody 96 protected area contained by site 0
Jezioro Wielki Bytyń Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,011 protected area overlaps with site 1,631
Golcowe Bagno Rezerwat Przyrody 124 protected area contained by site 0
Glinki Rezerwat Przyrody 25 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dolina Środkowej Noteci i Kanału Bydgoskiego Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 32,672 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Dolina Rurzycy Rezerwat Przyrody 553 protected area contained by site 0
Dolina Rurzycy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,766 protected area contained by site 1,766
Dolina Noteci Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 71,521 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dolina Noteci Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 50,532 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Diabli Skok Rezerwat Przyrody 21 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Wetlands (inland) -
Other -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Forest at Gwda River. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/forest-at-gwda-river-iba-poland on 27/02/2024.