Grudnjak fish-ponds

Country/territory: Croatia

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, B2, B3 (2000)
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Area: 1,020 ha

Association BIOM

Site description
A complex of fish-ponds surrounded by water-fringe vegetation and some completely covered with emergent vegetation. Wet meadows and pastures are adjacent to the fish-ponds.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding herons and terns. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca, Haliaeetus albicilla (1-9 wintering).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Grudnjak fish-ponds. Downloaded from on 01/02/2023.