Lunca wood

Country/territory: Romania

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 174 ha

Romanian Ornithological Society

Site description
A Quercus-Fraxinus woodland in an agricultural landscape, approximately 1 km north of the village of Misca. Wet meadows are present along the River Teuz.

Key biodiversity
The site holds an important breeding colony of Nycticorax nycticorax, Egretta garzetta and Ardea cinerea, which covers c.4 ha.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lunca wood. Downloaded from on 04/02/2023.