Gornje Pomoravlje

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2019 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
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 2016-2019 max 20 breeding pairs C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC resident 2010-2019 20-40 breeding pairs B1b, C6
Collared Sand Martin Riparia riparia LC breeding 2017-2019 1,500-2,500 breeding pairs B1b

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2019).


Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Wetlands (inland) Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
Other -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gornje Pomoravlje. Downloaded from on 01/10/2023.