IBA criteria met: C6 (2004)
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Area: 3,300 ha
Site description (baseline)
Large open raised bog lined with a forest belt and surrounded by farmland. Listed as part of a larger IBA since 1994 [3, 4, 1]. Partially protected: there is a 83.8% overlap with Orlovas (Erglu) bog restricted nature reserve, a candidate SPA.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Orlovas bog. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/330 on 09/06/2023.