Slatine srednjeg Banata

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2019 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 2015 40-50 breeding pairs B2a, C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 2016-2019 30-40 breeding pairs B2a, C6
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus VU breeding 2010-2019 10-20 breeding pairs B1a, C2, C6
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus VU passage 2013-2019 50-100 individuals B1a, C2
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug EN resident 2019 1-2 breeding pairs A1, B1b, C1, C6
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor LC breeding 2019 45-70 breeding pairs B2a, C6
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris LC breeding 2015-2019 130-180 breeding pairs C6

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2019).


Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Salt marshes, Standing freshwater, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Highly improved re-seeded landscapes -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Slatine srednjeg Banata. Downloaded from on 28/02/2024.