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Ludogorie


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea LC breeding 1996 13 breeding pairs B2, C6
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 1996 60-320 breeding pairs C6
Little Owl Athene noctua LC resident 1996 84 breeding pairs B2
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina LC breeding 1996 6 breeding pairs C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding 1996 3 breeding pairs C6
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus LC resident 1996 10 breeding pairs B2, C6
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster LC breeding 1996 205-1,290 breeding pairs B2
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 1996 33-86 breeding pairs B2, C6
Eurasian Green Woodpecker Picus viridis LC resident 1996 75-500 breeding pairs B2
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus LC resident 1996 140-285 breeding pairs B3
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1996 730-3,760 breeding pairs B2
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 1996 73-230 breeding pairs B2, C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC resident 1996 380-1,080 breeding pairs C6
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos LC breeding 1996 3,650-7,060 breeding pairs B3
Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs LC resident 1996 28,943-41,810 breeding pairs B3
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana LC breeding 1996 600-2,780 breeding pairs B2, C6

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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Voden State Game Husbandries 7,410 protected area overlaps with site 0
Porechieto na reka Topchiisko dere Prirodna Zabelezhitelnost 72 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pametnika Zashtitena Mestnost 34 protected area contained by site 0
Miushtereka Zashtitena Mestnost 5 protected area contained by site 0
Ludogorie - Srebarna Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,224 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ludogorie - Boblata Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,836 protected area overlaps with site 266
Ludogorie Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 91,389 is identical to site 91,389
Ludogorie Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 59,447 protected area overlaps with site 56,359
Karakuz Zashtitena Mestnost 74 protected area contained by site 0
Karakuz State Game Husbandries 82,230 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dunav State Game Husbandries 140,100 protected area is adjacent to site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ludogorie. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2020.