Râului Negru valley

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 1990-2006 110-140 breeding pairs C1, C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 1990-2006 70-100 breeding pairs C6
Circus cyaneus NR winter 1990-2006 50-100 individuals C6
Merlin Falco columbarius LC winter 1990-2006 15-30 individuals 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Padurea si mlastinile eutrofe de la Prejmer Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 344 protected area overlaps with site 260
Oituz - Ojdula Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 15,350 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Mestecanisul de la Reci Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,104 protected area contained by site 2,112

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Râului Negru valley. Downloaded from on 28/03/2020.