Przemysl Plateau

Country/territory: Poland

IBA Criteria met: C1, C6 (2010)
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Area: 64,360 ha

Ogólnopolskie Towarzystwo Ochrony Ptaków
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 very high not assessed low
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Site description
A varied area of foothills, mainly covered with broadleaved forest of beech Fagus and hornbeam Carpinus and mixed forest of fir Abies and oak Quercus. In valley-bottoms there is riverside forest and scrub of alder Alnus. Open areas comprise fields and meadows with dry grassland. Some of the area used to be state farms, but has been abandoned and is now used by hunters.

Key biodiversity
A total of 112 breeding species (and five probable breeders) have been recorded.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Przemysl Plateau. Downloaded from on 01/02/2023.