Odra riverine forests

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
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC breeding 2003-2007 9-10 breeding pairs C6
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC breeding 2003-2007 6-8 breeding pairs C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC breeding 2003-2007 50-60 breeding pairs C6
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius LC breeding 2003-2007 300-400 breeding pairs C6
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis LC breeding 2003-2007 150-200 breeding pairs C6

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)
Zabór Rezerwat Przyrody 36 protected area contained by site 0
S/cinawskie Bagna Ecological Area 21 protected area contained by site 21
Odrzysko Rezerwat Przyrody 5 protected area contained by site 5
Łęgi Odrzańskie Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 20,223 protected area overlaps with site 15,962
Łęgi Odrzańskie Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 17,999 protected area overlaps with site 15,600
Łęg Korea Rezerwat Przyrody 80 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dolina Odry Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 1,361 protected area overlaps with site 1,270
Dolina Baryczy Obszar Chronionego Krajobrazu 45,563 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation, Fens, transition mires and springs -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land, Forestry plantations -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
water management -
agriculture -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Odra riverine forests. Downloaded from on 08/08/2022.