Year of compilation: 2000
woodland in an agricultural landscape, approximately 1 km north of the village of Misca. Wet meadows are present along the River Teuz.
The site holds an important breeding colony of Nycticorax nycticorax, Egretta garzetta
and Ardea cinerea
, which covers c.4 ha.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
No serious threats are known at the site. Local people are allowed to cut wood from dead trees for their own purposes but there is no commercial forestry. A management plan exists for the site.
NoneProtected by the local forestry authority (functional category no.1).
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lunca wood. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2022.