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Rayanovtsi


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix LC breeding 2004 500 breeding pairs B2
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca NT breeding 2004 5-10 breeding pairs C6
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 2005 48 breeding pairs A1, C1
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 2004 10 breeding pairs C6
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla LC breeding 2004 120-160 breeding pairs C6
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris LC breeding 2004 70-100 breeding pairs C6
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a unknown - 20,000 individuals A4iii, C4

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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zapadna Stara planina i Predbalkan Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 219,753 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rozmarinolistna varba Zashtitena Mestnost 18 protected area contained by site 0
Rayanovtsi Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 13,186 is identical to site 13,180
Nahodishte na Gigantski zhivovlyak - s. Buchin prohod Zashtitena Mestnost 7 protected area contained by site 0
Nahodishte na Blatno sekirche - s. Buchin prohod Zashtitena Mestnost 2 protected area contained by site 0
Dragoman Marsh Karst Complex Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 14,967 protected area overlaps with site 0
Dragoman Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 21,357 protected area overlaps with site 13,180

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
hunting -
urban/industrial/transport -
water management -
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rayanovtsi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2020.