Kampinos forest

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 2004-2009 110-140 males C1
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana LC breeding 2004-2009 30-60 males C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 2004-2009 13-17 breeding pairs C6
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa NT breeding 2004-2009 7-10 breeding pairs C1
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola VU breeding 2006 2-3 males C1

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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2011 not assessed unfavourable not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information good

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Warszawski Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 152,477 protected area overlaps with site 0
Various II Nature Reserve 4,722 protected area contained by site 4,722
Puszcza Kampinoska Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 37,640 protected area overlaps with site 0
Puszcza Kampinoska Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 37,640 protected area overlaps with site 36,207
Puszcza Kampinoska UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 76,232 protected area overlaps with site 0
Kampinoski Park Narodowy Park Narodowy 38,459 protected area overlaps with site 38,544


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kampinos forest. Downloaded from on 05/12/2021.