Country/territory: Serbia

IBA criteria met: A1, B1a, B1b, B2a, C1, C6 (2019)
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Area: 4,112 ha

Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia

Site description (baseline)
A narrow, 60-km stretch of river with fringing reed Phragmites; the lower reaches have been dammed to form a fish-pond. There are three major settlements in the vicinity of Jegrièka, which is surrounded by arable land.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding and passage waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Jegricka. Downloaded from on 04/06/2023.