Labunava forest

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Deciduous forests, mostly wet, that are intensively managed.

Key biodiversity
The best site in Lithuania for breeding Aquila pomarina and some other birds of prey. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (on passage), Crex crex (breeding).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The site is covered by the national IBA monitoring network.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Labunava forest. Downloaded from on 15/01/2021.