Resava gorge

Country/territory: Serbia

IBA criteria met: B2 (2000)
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Area: 16,438 ha

Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia

Site description (baseline)
A limestone gorge situated in the mountainous area of Juzni Kucaj in eastern Serbia, near Despotovac and Zagubica. Cliffs, rocky terrain, forest (beech Fagus, oak Quercus, hornbeam Carpinus) and pasture are present; a coniferous plantation was recently established. Human activities include cattle-grazing.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Resava gorge. Downloaded from on 10/06/2023.