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National Park of Dadia - Lefkimi - Soufli forest


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC breeding - 70-100 breeding pairs B2, C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC resident - 5-6 breeding pairs B2, C6
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus EN breeding - 9-11 breeding pairs B2, C6
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus LC breeding - 15-20 breeding pairs B2, C6
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus LC breeding - 40-60 breeding pairs C6
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus NT resident - 90-100 breeding pairs A1, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU winter - 6-15 individuals A1, C1
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC resident - 4-6 breeding pairs B2, C6
Aquila pomarina NR breeding - 15-17 breeding pairs B2, C6
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus LC breeding - 7-9 breeding pairs B2, C6
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes LC breeding - 8-12 breeding pairs B2
Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus LC breeding - common A3, B2
Olive-tree Warbler Hippolais olivetorum LC breeding - frequent A3, B2, C6
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala LC resident - common A3
Eastern Orphean Warbler Sylvia crassirostris LC breeding - frequent B2
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans LC breeding - common A3
Western Rock Nuthatch Sitta neumayer LC resident - present A3
Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica LC breeding - common A3
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala LC breeding - abundant A3
Cretzschmar's Bunting Emberiza caesia LC breeding - frequent A3

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)
Zioga-Kalyvia (Dadias-Soufliou) Katafygio Agrias Zois 2,369 protected area contained by site 0
Vouna Evrou- Potamos Lyras- Spilaia Didymoteichou Kai Kefalovounou Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 43,299 protected area contains site 42,370
Treis Vryses Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9,968 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Oreinos Evros - Koilada Dereiou Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 48,942 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Nipsas - Drymou Dimou Traianoupolis Katafygio Agrias Zois 2,633 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Zoni B3 Alla 1,453 protected area contained by site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Zoni B2b Alla 4,271 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Zoni B2a Alla 8,898 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Zoni B2 Alla 739 protected area contained by site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Zoni B1 Alla 20,068 protected area overlaps with site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Periochi prostasias tis fysis Zoni A2 Periochi prostasias tis fysis se ethniko parko 5,300 protected area contained by site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Periochi prostasias tis fysis Zoni A1 Periochi prostasias tis fysis se ethniko parko 2,471 protected area contained by site 0
Ethniko parko dasous Dadias - Lefkimmis - Soufliou Ethniko Parko 43,200 protected area contains site 0
Dasos Dadias - Soufli Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 42,339 protected area contains site 41,112
Dadia-Lykofos-Lefkimmi Katafygio Agrias Zois 7,285 protected area contained by site 0
Dadia--Lefkimi Forest Wildlife Refuge 7,200 protected area contained by site 7,200

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Forestry plantations, Other urban and industrial areas, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
military -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: National Park of Dadia - Lefkimi - Soufli forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2020.