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IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

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 2009 130 males C1
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 2008-2009 13-14 breeding pairs C6
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 2003-2009 15 breeding pairs C6
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 2006-2009 130-150 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina LC breeding 2006-2009 22-23 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 2005-2009 250-400 breeding pairs C6
Dendrocopos leucotos NR breeding 2005-2009 30-35 breeding pairs C6
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria LC breeding 2008-2009 100-200 breeding pairs C6
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis LC breeding 2006-2009 1,000-1,200 breeding pairs C6
Ficedula parva NR breeding 2006-2009 600 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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2009 high favourable low
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Population
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification marine and freshwater aquaculture - subsistence/artisinal aquaculture happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Agricultural expansion and intensification wood and pulp plantations (includes afforestation) - small-holder plantations happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - unintentional effects (species is not the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - unintentional effects: large scale happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Energy production and mining renewable energy likely in long term (beyond 4 years) majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - dams (size unknown) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors utility & service lines happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration high

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Forest 0 0 moderate (70-90%) moderate (70-90%) unfavourable
Grassland 0 0 poor (40-69%) poor (40-69%) very unfavourable
Wetlands (inland) 0 0 poor (40-69%) poor (40-69%) very unfavourable

Condition of key/trigger populations (state)
Scientific Common TargetPop ActualPop Units Remaining Result
Crex crex Corncrake 130 130 males 100 not assessed
Ciconia nigra Black Stork 10 14 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Strix uralensis Ural Owl 15 15 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Pernis apivorus European Honey-buzzard 70 150 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Clanga pomarina Lesser Spotted Eagle 20 23 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Dryocopus martius Black Woodpecker 400 400 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Dendrocopos leucotos 30 35 breeding pairs 100 favourable
Sylvia nisoria Barred Warbler 200 200 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Ficedula albicollis Collared Flycatcher 1200 1200 breeding pairs 100 not assessed
Ficedula parva 600 600 breeding pairs 100 not assessed

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation No management planning has taken place Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zarosle Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 392 protected area contained by site 392
Uroczyska Roztocza Wschodniego Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,810 protected area contained by site 5,810
Uroczyska Puszczy Solskiej Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 34,671 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Uroczyska Lasów Adamowskich Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,101 protected area contained by site 1,101
Sztolnie w Senderkach Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 81 protected area contained by site 81
Swiety Roch Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 202 protected area contained by site 202
Roztocze Srodkowe Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 8,473 protected area contained by site 8,473
Roztocze Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,749 is identical to site 101,644
Roztoczanski PN National Park 8,482 protected area contained by site 8,482
Puszcza Solska Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 28,097 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Niedzieliski Las Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 267 protected area overlaps with site 98
Minokat Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 178 protected area contained by site 178
Katy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 24 protected area contained by site 24
Hubale Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 34 protected area contained by site 34
Horyniec Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 11,633 protected area overlaps with site 8,286
Doliny Labunki i Topornicy Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,055 protected area overlaps with site 922
Dolina Solokiji Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 6,505 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Debry Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 179 protected area contained by site 180

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland -
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Roztocze. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2019.