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Polesski Forest


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

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 1999 200 breeding pairs A1
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina LC breeding 1999 7-9 breeding pairs B2

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)
Gromovskiy Zakaznik 15,000 protected area overlaps with site 15,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Polesski Forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2020.