IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 1997-2000 10-15 breeding pairs C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1997-2000 35-40 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 1997-2000 80-100 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Jászkarajenői puszták Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,968 protected area overlaps with site 0
Jászkarajenői puszták Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 10,434 protected area contains site 8,066


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gerje-sik. Downloaded from on 17/08/2022.