Popovo polje

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2018

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
European Turtle-dove Streptopelia turtur VU breeding 2015-2018 min 100 breeding pairs A1
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 2015-2018 800-900 individuals B3a
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus NT passage 2015-2018 max 120 individuals B1a
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis LC passage 2015-2018 300-500 individuals B1a

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2018 not assessed not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information good


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams -
Grassland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
Other -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Popovo polje. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/08/2022.