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
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola VU breeding 2002 200-250 males A1

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)
Servech Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 9,068 protected area overlaps with site 0
Servats Nature Sanctuary or Partial Reserve (Local) 1,604 protected area overlaps with site 0
Servach Nature Sanctuary or Partial Reserve (Local) 1,188 protected area contains site 9,268


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs, Rivers and streams, Standing freshwater, Raised bogs -
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Servač. Downloaded from on 03/12/2020.