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Slanské hills


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

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 1995-2003 90-150 males C1
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1995-2003 23-33 breeding pairs C6
Ural Owl Strix uralensis LC breeding 1995-2003 120-400 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo LC breeding 1995-2003 16-20 breeding pairs C6
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus LC breeding 1995-2003 45-80 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina LC breeding 1995-2003 43-47 breeding pairs C6
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca VU breeding 1995-2003 6 breeding pairs C1
Picus canus NR breeding 1995-2003 90-150 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC breeding 1995-2003 110-210 breeding pairs C6
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Leiopicus medius LC breeding 1995-2003 300-500 breeding pairs C6
Dendrocopos leucotos NR breeding 1995-2003 160-240 breeding pairs C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1995-2003 1,800-2,200 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1995-2003 50-90 breeding pairs C6
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria LC breeding 1995-2003 650-950 breeding pairs C6
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis LC breeding 1995-2003 3,700-5,300 breeding pairs C6
Ficedula parva NR breeding 1995-2003 1,200-1,800 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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zbojnicky zamok Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 8 protected area contained by site 8
Zarez Stravneho potoka Nature Monument / Private Nature Monument 4 protected area contained by site 4
Zapikan Nature Monument / Private Nature Monument 1 protected area contained by site 1
Zamutovske skaly Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 31 protected area contained by site 31
Zamutovska jelsina Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 1 protected area contained by site 1
Velky Milic National Nature Reserve 68 protected area contained by site 68
Trstinové jazero Natural Monument 1 protected area contained by site 1
Strahulka Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,170 protected area contained by site 1,195
Slansky hradny vrch Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 16 protected area contained by site 16
Slanské vrchy Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,063 is identical to site 62,850
Skaly pod Pariakovou Nature Monument / Private Nature Monument 3 protected area contained by site 3
Simonka National Nature Reserve 34 protected area contained by site 24
Rankovske skaly Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 24 protected area contained by site 24
Pusté pole Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 90 protected area contained by site 90
Puste pole Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 6 protected area contained by site 6
Oblik National Nature Reserve 90 protected area contained by site 90
Milièská skala Natural Monument 12 protected area contained by site 12
Milic Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,113 protected area contained by site 5,114
Malý Miliè National Nature Reserve 11 protected area contained by site 11
Male Brdo Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 56 protected area contained by site 54
Mala Izra Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 1 protected area contained by site 1
Krèmárka National Nature Reserve 173 protected area contained by site 173
Košická kotlina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 31,196 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Kokosovska dubina National Nature Reserve 20 protected area contained by site 20
Hlinianska jelsina Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 46 protected area contained by site 46
Hermanovske skaly Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 33 protected area contained by site 33
Herliansky gejzir National Nature Monument 0 protected area contained by site 1
Dubova hora Nature Reserve / Private Nature Reserve 61 protected area contained by site 61
Dubnícke bane Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 242 protected area contained by site 235
Dubnicke bane Protected Site / Private Protected Site 6 protected area contained by site 0
Baèkovské poniklece - SKUEV0039 Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12 protected area contained by site 12
Baèkovská dolina National Nature Reserve 220 protected area contained by site 220

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Grassland Humid grasslands, Mesophile grasslands -
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Other urban and industrial areas, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
urban/industrial/transport -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Slanské hills. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/11/2019.