RO003
Rodnei Mountains


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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC breeding 1990-2006 220-280 breeding pairs C6
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC breeding 1990-2006 180-200 individuals C6
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC breeding 1990-2006 40-70 individuals C6
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum LC breeding 1990-2006 35-50 breeding pairs C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC breeding 1990-2006 120-150 breeding pairs C6
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC breeding 1990-2006 2-3 breeding pairs C6
Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus LC breeding 1990-2006 150-180 breeding pairs 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.

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)
Valea Izei şi Dealul Solovan Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 46,938 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Valea Izei și Dealul Solovan Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 46,938 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Poiana cu narcise de pe masivul Saca Nature reserve 9 protected area contained by site 0
Pietrosul Mare Nature Reserve UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 44,000 protected area contained by site 3,068
Pietrosul Mare Nature Reserve 3,068 protected area contained by site 3,068
Pietrosul Mare Nature reserve 3,625 protected area contained by site 0
Piatra Rea Rezervatie stiintifica 645 protected area contained by site 0
Peștera și izbucul Izvorul Albastru al Izei Monument al naturii 220 protected area contained by site 0
Peștera din Valea Cobășelului Natural monument 6 protected area contained by site 0
Parcul Natural Munții Maramureșului Parc natural 133,450 protected area overlaps with site 0
Parcul Național Munții Rodnei Parc national 47,209 protected area contained by site 0
Munții Rodnei Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 54,819 protected area contained by site 47,211
Munții Rodnei Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 47,939 protected area contained by site 47,975
Munții Maramureșului Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 71,048 protected area overlaps with site 0
Munții Maramureșului Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 106,868 protected area overlaps with site 5,511
Izvorul Bătrâna Nature reserve 1 protected area contained by site 0
Izvoarele Mihăiesei Rezervatie naturala 416 protected area contained by site 0
Ineu Lala Nature reserve 353 protected area contained by site 0
Cornu Nedeii - Ciungii Bălăsânii Rezervatie naturala 2,461 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Treeline ecotone -
Grassland Alpine, subalpine and boreal grassland -
Coastline -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rodnei Mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/01/2021.