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Narew river gaps


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 2006 110-115 males C1
Great Snipe Gallinago media NT breeding 1994 15 males C6
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola VU breeding 2006 9 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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Wielki Dział Rezerwat Przyrody 175 protected area contained by site 0
Równiny Kurpiowskiej i Doliny Dolnej Narwi Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 49,061 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Przełomowa Dolina Narwi Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 7,649 protected area overlaps with site 4,317
Ostoja Narwiańska Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 18,605 protected area overlaps with site 0
Łomżyński Park Krajobrazowy Doliny Narwi Park Krajobrazowy 7,394 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dolina Dolnej Narwi Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 26,528 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Bagno Wizna Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 14,471 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland, Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Raised bogs, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
forestry -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Narew river gaps. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2022.