Odobesti hill

Country/territory: Romania

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 12,000 ha

Protection status:

Romanian Ornithological Society

Site description
A hilly area covered with a mosaic of deciduous woodland, scrub, grassland, orchards, vineyards and arable land. Human activities include arable agriculture and livestock-grazing.

Key biodiversity
The site is important as a staging post for migratory species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aquila clanga (passage) and Crex crex (breeding). A total of 143 species have been recorded.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Odobesti hill. Downloaded from on 04/07/2020.